Edward Snowden

Snowdenov soon?

snowdenov2NSA leaker Edward Snowden plans to settle in Russia and is ready to begin a court battle if the country’s migration service denies his asylum plea, Anatoly Kucherena, a Russian lawyer who assists the whistleblower, told RT.

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Why Germans hate the Stasi state

germanmarshallfundBy Constanze Stelzenmüller.

Ah, German hypocrisy! During the cold war, you marched waving “Ami, Go Home” placards, but still let us protect you against the Soviets. Now you moan self-righteously about the National Security Agency and GCHQ reading your emails … Read the rest

Snowden resides at Sheremetyevo Airport, for now

Snowden speaks from Moscow

Snowden resides at Sheremetyevo Airport, for now

Snowden resides at Sheremetyevo Airport, for now

Former US spy agency contractor Edward Snowden broke his silence on Monday for the first time since fleeing to Moscow over a week ago, blasting the Obama administration and saying he remains free … Read the rest


Global surveillance: Where is the outrage?

temporaThe British-American surveillance program Tempora marks a historic turning point. Unnoticed by the public, intelligence agencies have pursued total surveillance. Governments have deliberately concealed from the public the extent to which we are being watched.

The term, “information superhighway” has

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Mark Dreyfus

Australian Government shelves PRISM-like scheme

Mark Dreyfus

Mark Dreyfus

A controversial “data retention” scheme that would have required Australians’ internet and telephone activities to be stored for up to two years for law enforcement purposes has been shelved by the federal government after an inquiry that did … Read the rest