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Snowden’s email provider Lavabit loses federal appeal
A federal appeals panel on Wednesday dismissed what attorneys for the Lavabit email service said was “immense public concern” surrounding the government’s request for the site’s encryption keys, and instead upheld a lower court’s earlier ruling.

16.04.2014 19:26

Guardian, Washington Post share Pulitzer Prize for coverage of NSA surveillance
The Guardian US and the Washington Post are among the winners of a prestigious journalistic Pulitzer award. The newspapers shared the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service Reporting for coverage of NSA surveillance and whistleblower Snowden’s leaks.

14.04.2014 19:09

​NSA-leak reporters Greenwald, Poitras to return to US for award despite ‘threatening climate’
Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras, American journalists living abroad who broke the NSA leak stories supplied by classified documents from Edward Snowden, will return to the United States on Friday to accept a Polk Award for their reporting.

10.04.2014 22:05

Obama administration wins Jefferson Muzzle award for restricting free press
The United States Department of Justice and the White House Press Office are this year’s top winners of a dubious award extended to those considered to be “responsible for some of the more egregious or ridiculous affronts to First Amendment principles.”

10.04.2014 16:40

Internet giants to government: We can spy on customers’ data, you shouldn’t
Silicon Valley has been largely speaking out as of late against the United States government’s controversial surveillance programs, but some say the nation’s top cyber firms are scared that their own abilities to collect info could soon be eroded.

10.04.2014 14:23

Snowden: NSA lies about me not trying to spur internal investigation
The United States National Security Agency was well aware that Edward Snowden was troubled by the spy office’s activities, the intelligence contractor-turned-leaker tells Vanity Fair, and that evidence exists to confirm that claim.

09.04.2014 14:30

No legal means exist to challenge mass surveillance - Snowden
No legal means exist to challenge mass surveillance, said NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, testifying to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.

08.04.2014 11:56

Metadata monitoring more intrusive than eavesdropping - Snowden and Greenwald
Whistleblower Edward Snowden and journalist Glenn Greenwald joined forces via video link at an Amnesty International event in the US to speak to a packed hotel ballroom about the dangers of government metadata collection.

06.04.2014 19:20

​Big Brother’s Facebook: UK, US intelligence ‘infiltrating’ social media
American and British intelligence hope to take advantage of social media platforms, like Twitter, YouTube and Facebook, in an effort to spread disinformation and propaganda, as well as potentially foment public protests, recent Snowden leaks claim.

06.04.2014 12:11

US blasts Europe’s plan for anti-snooping network as 'unfair advantage'
US officials on Friday slammed plans to construct an EU-centric communication system, designed to prevent emails and phone calls from being swept up by the NSA, warning that such a move is a violation of trade laws.

05.04.2014 08:47

Confirmed: NSA conducts warrantless searches on Americans
United States intelligence officials have been scouring the personal communications of innocent Americans, the nation’s top spy chief now acknowledges, using a procedure that’s allegedly lawful and constitutionally sound.

01.04.2014 17:01

From Merkel to Tymoshenko: NSA spied on 122 world leaders, Snowden docs reveal
The NSA’s data base contains information obtained during the surveillance of over a hundred world leaders, new leaks by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed.

29.03.2014 19:25

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