NSA

Nika Knight, staff writer
Edward Snowden 's lawyer is renewing a push for clemency for the famous NSA whistleblower from the White House before President Barack Obama leaves office in January. He is unlikely to receive a more receptive hearing from Hillary Clinton, who has said he shouldn't be allowed to return without "facing the music." — New York Magazine "We're going...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Three years ago on Monday, the world was shattered by news that the United...
Jason Leopold, Marcy Wheeler, and Ky Henderson, VICE News
On the morning of May 29, 2014, an overcast Thursday in Washington, DC, the...

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,...