Big Brother

Common Dreams staff
"The Fourth Amendment does not have an asterisk that says our intelligence agencies don’t have to follow it."
Matthew Cole & Jeremy Scahill, The Intercept
The creation of such a program raises the possibility that the effort would be...
Sam Biddle, The Intercept
Leak may have potentially violated the privacy of almost every single...

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,...