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‘Nation’ Exclusive: Edward Snowden and Laura Poitras Take on America’s Runaway Surveillance State

May 8, 2014

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“The first principle of any American intelligence official is not an oath to secrecy but a duty to the public, a commitment to speak truth to power.”   On April 30, in a ceremony at the National Press Club in Washington, the Nation Institute and the Fertel Foundation awarded their annual Ridenhour Prize for Truth-Telling […]

Edward Snowden is to be awarded the Ridenhour Prize for truth-telling along with filmmaker and journalist Laura Poitras,

April 8, 2014

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Since leaking sensitive documents in May 2013, Edward Snowden a former Central Intelligence Agency employee and National Security Agency contractor, has been granted temporary asylum in Russia. He is since as a hero or a traitor and if he does return back to the USA, he will face prosecution, including two espionage acts and possibility […]

Snowden Leak Revealed “NSA has the ability and to covertly hack potentially millions of computers”

March 12, 2014

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On Monday, Edward Snowden spoke to a crowd of thousands at SXSW, and it seriously felt like he was reading our minds states on the email sent by Fight for the Future. To find out what Snowden said click on here. Snowden Leak Revealed “NSA has the ability and to covertly hack potentially millions of […]

#Privacy #TheDayWeFightBack against mass surveillance #NSA #CSEC

February 11, 2014

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International Community Unites to Protest Mass Surveillance February 11th is The Day We All Fight Back. From Uganda to Poland, from Colombia to the Philippines, the people of the Internet have united to fight back. The Day We Fight Back’s main international action is to sign and promote the 13 Principles. The 13 Principles outline […]

Privacy & Cyber Security is a concern globally

December 1, 2013

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I agree privacy and security isn’t about just fighting cybercrime only in the 21st century, the issue now is about our end point rights and who views our data and it is being used for monetary cost without considering the human cost. According to Michael Geist, Canada’s research chair on the Internet and e-commerce law […]

#Brazil President as she condemns #NSA spying at the #United Nations

September 29, 2013

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Good for #Brazil President as she condemns #NSA spying at the #United Nations Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff decided to condemn the US spying program on her country in a speech before the United Nations. The NSA spying program on Brazil, revealed in a story for Brazilian news outlet El Globo by Glenn Greenwald, already caused […]