NSA

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A senior official at the U.S. National Security Agency has been cleared to work part-time for a private firm started by former NSA director Keith Alexander, according to exclusive Reuters reporting , raising questions about the blurring of lines between government and business. The news agency reports that "[u]nder the arrangement, which was...
Glenn Greenwald, Ryan Gallagher
Agents from New Zealand’s national police force ransacked the home of a...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Mass electronic surveillance by intelligence agencies violates "the very...

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,...