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NSA Whistleblower From Md. Gives His Take On The President’s Speech

The investigation into the controversial NSA surveillance program continues.

01/17/2014

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Policing Privacy: New Package Of Md. Bills Sets Limits On Crime-Fighting Devices

Technology has changed quickly in the last few decades. And law enforcement has adapted with it, using that technology to combat crime. But now some Maryland lawmakers say it is time to set some limits in order to protect citizens’ privacy.

01/14/2014

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Federal Judge Calls NSA Spying Lawful ‘Counter-Punch’ To Terrorism

A federal judge rules in favor of a program allowing the NSA to collect the phone records of millions of Americans. This, after another judge found the practice unconstitutional.

12/27/2013

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NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Offers Christmas Message To The Public

Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden offers a Christmas message to the British public. From Russia, where he’s been granted temporary asylum, he pressed for an end to mass government surveillance.

12/25/2013

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Mission Accomplished: NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Says He’s Already Won

For the first time, the man who leaked the personal files of the NSA speaks in an unapologetic 14 hour interview.

12/24/2013

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The Snowden Effect: Judge Rules NSA Phone Records Likely Unconstitutional

A federal judge makes a decision on the National Security Agency’s controversial phone surveillance program. This is just the latest development since former Maryland resident and NSA contractor Edward Snowden leaked classified material.

12/16/2013

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New Documents Reveal Government Storing Personal Info From Cell Phones

Stunning new revelations about wide-ranging surveillance by the NSA. The government is amassing a staggering amount of information from cell phones, and that’s drawing sharp criticism from privacy advocates.

12/05/2013

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Washington Post: NSA Records Locations Of Cell Phones Worldwide

Could the government be tracking your every move? A shocking new report by the Washington Post reveals the NSA is recording the locations of cell phones around the world–gathering nearly five billion records a day!

12/04/2013

William Binney

Former NSA Codebreaker: I Tried To Tell People About Government Spying

A former NSA codebreaker reveals that more than a decade ago, he tried to expose government spying on every day Americans.

11/05/2013

Edward Snowden

European Leaders Angry About Controversial U.S. Surveillance Program

Anger is growing among the United States’ allies in Europe. They want President Barack Obama to stop the U.S. from spying on its leaders, including the Chancellor of Germany’s cell phone calls.

10/28/2013

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Protesters March For Investigation Into Mass NSA Spying

In Washington, demonstrators held up signs reading “Thank you, Edward Snowden!” as they marched and rallied near the U.S. Capitol to demand that Congress investigate the NSA’s mass surveillance programs.

10/26/2013

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Hopkins Apologizes To Professor For Blog Removal

A Johns Hopkins professor’s blog about the NSA created a controversy after the university told him to remove it from the web.

09/11/2013

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