Ryan Gallagher, The Intercept

Ryan Gallagher is an award-winning Scottish journalist whose work at The Intercept is focused on government surveillance, technology, and civil liberties.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Titanpointe: The NSA’s Spy Hub in New York, Hidden in Plain Sight
They called it Project X. It was an unusually audacious, highly sensitive assignment: to build a massive skyscraper, capable of withstanding an atomic blast, in the middle of New York City. It would have no windows, 29 floors with three basement levels, and enough food to last 1,500 people two...
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Friday, November 13, 2015
Code Name for U.K. Probe of Snowden Reporting Revealed: “Operation Curable”
Lead investigator of the unit has said he has no problem monitoring journalists’ communications if he deems it necessary to “chase down criminals.”
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Friday, March 20, 2015
UK Police Deem Snowden Leak Investigation a State Secret
British police claim a criminal investigation they are conducting into journalists who have reported on leaked documents from Edward Snowden has to be kept a secret due to a “possibility of increased threat of terrorist activity.” Following Snowden’s disclosures from the National Security Agency in...
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Thursday, October 16, 2014
New Zealand Cops Raided Home of Reporter Working on Snowden Documents
Agents from New Zealand’s national police force ransacked the home of a prominent independent journalist earlier this month who was collaborating with The Intercept on stories from the NSA archive furnished by Edward Snowden. The stated purpose of the 10-hour police raid was to identify the source...
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