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NSA overreach: When a system of checks and balances breaks down

08.06.2013 00:21

We know of the NSA’s domestic telecom and internet surveillance programs today not because of the efforts of Congress and esteemed Senators like Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Mark Udall (D-CO), but instead thanks to brave whistleblowers.

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mergon 22.01.2014 10:51

Some once said you can listen to some of the people some of the time and all of the people some of time but you cant listen to all of the people all of the time

Well we all know thats gone T.I.T.S up now, thanks to telcoms companies /corporations and uncle sam giving massive tax breaks to the companies and corps to back door the bypass loop !


Pedro Sanchez 05.07.2013 09:37

Is late, must go to sleep, but we have a big mess to fix. Our House Administrtion must correct survelance and other eagle programs, to clear the dark image of Obama Administration, Please Plresident, don't be ofended, other than that, unvalance subjects must be address on your best Public Obligations, Thanks.

Anonymous user 18.06.2013 15:17

Obama administration's NSA spying opening invitation for more attacks on American soil - impeach him

Anonymous user 18.06.2013 15:14

Putin versus Obama - Russia's honesty is now exposing the US as corrupt, deceitful, low & despicable

Anonymous user 18.06.2013 15:09

Whistleblowers shld be called Patriots. Brave courageous loyal, are willing to die for their country

Anonymous user 18.06.2013 14:24

NSA criminal spying a death blow to US foreign relations. World trust shocked now hate US even more

Anonymous user 18.06.2013 14:15

With NDAA & affiliations' digital overreach exposed & adjusted by the People security is reinstated

Anonymous user 09.06.2013 22:39

Prez knows darn well this is unConstitutional domestic spying. Sorry I voted for him.

Anonymous user 09.06.2013 22:30

Root of it:
smartest hired by richest to get free hand to destroy planet & drive humans extinct.

Anonymous user 09.06.2013 14:30

No shame in MY game........
(ro se park menace)

Anonymous user 08.06.2013 19:37

Official media in USA already trying to downplay domestic spying on 300 million Americans-Max21c

Anonymous user 08.06.2013 18:13

Sam Sacks/Thom Hartmann good people who need Eckhart Tolle's depth to expose root of real problem.

Anonymous user 08.06.2013 17:06

let's have the entire USA take a long walk to Washington and occupy the entirety of washington DC.


Yannis Bibblenick 08.06.2013 16:53

Sam, you obviously are ignorant when it comes to Checks and Balances and how the system works.

Anonymous user 08.06.2013 15:54

Repeal Patriot Act/Impeach those responsible. This Independence Day take a stand. Don't tread on us!

Anonymous user 08.06.2013 03:41

one eye, from evil top of pyramid watching u right now, look at the camera, u think it is disabled?

Anonymous user 08.06.2013 03:34

in most, the US became a police state, u can talk but who listening? they got they leather chairs

Anonymous user 08.06.2013 03:28

GovSyping=MoreTaxes, Privacy=LowerTaxes, More Security, GoFigure

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