NSA

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
While previous revelations showed that German officials have been the target of U.S. government spying, new reporting indicates that German press was targeted as well. Both CNN and The Intercept reported Friday on incidents that took place in the summer of 2011 involving the CIA station chief in Berlin, who also represented the NSA at the U.S...
by Morgan Marquis-Boire, Glenn Greenwald, and Micah Lee, The Intercept
One of the National Security Agency’s most powerful tools of mass surveillance...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira would "absolutely not be surprised"...

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,...