Tag: Surveillance State

Surveillance State

Why Do People Value Privacy?

Privacy. It’s pretty important to a lot of people. I think especially Americans are repulsed by the thought of being watched when they don’t want to be. “the state or…

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News, Surveillance State

Rand Paul suing over NSA spying

Senator Rand Paul is filing a class-action suit against President Obama over the NSA’s spying policies. Paul claims that the indiscriminate data collection policies that the NSA has in place…

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White House Considers Civilian NSA Chief

  President Obama is considering appointing a civilian to head up the NSA. Currently Keith Alexander, a United States Army veteran, is the NSA’s chief. Alexander is scheduled to resign in spring of…

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Politics

Why the NSA won’t be reformed anytime soon

It seems like yesterday that Edward Snowden, with the help of the guardian newspaper, published highly classified information about the NSA and it’s spying habits. The winter months are fast…

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NSA Targeting Anonymity Tool, Tor

A tool that protects the identity of web users is being targeted by the NSA and GCHQ. According to theguardian, Tor, a popular anonymity protection tool is being targeted for…

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