NSA

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Newly disclosed National Security Agency documents show that the U.S. government's relationship with telecom giant AT&T has been considered "unique and especially productive," according to a joint investigation by the New York Times and ProPublica published Saturday. The news organizations, whose team of journalists included Laura Poitras and...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"The dream of Internet freedom is... dying," said attorney and civil liberties...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Another day, another attack on privacy rights. In the coming weeks, the U.S...

Further

Privacy advocates kicked off a new anti-surveillance campaign in style by floating an airship reading "Illegal Spying Below" - complete with helpful arrow - over the NSA's massive data center in Utah. Dubbed "the maiden patrol of the first anti-surveillance activist air force," the flight marked the launch of Stand Against Spying , a project by Electronic Frontier Foundation, Greenpeace, the Tenth Amendment Center and 20 more groups that seeks to outlaw mass surveilance, reform the FISA court,...