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Edward Snowden

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  • Shane Harris' '@War' details rising military-Internet link

    Shane Harris' '@War' details rising military-Internet link
    A thought commonly attributed to George Orwell holds that good people can sleep at night only because rough men are awake and ready to protect them. But in the modern world, two other groups are also vital to a sound sleep: software engineers and computer...
  • 3-time Pelosi opponent not your typical Republican

     3-time Pelosi opponent not your typical Republican
    This self-regarding city loves its celebrities, be they dandified politician, techie billionaire or quirky sports hero. John Dennis is none of those things. Not a single head turns as he enters one of his regular lunch spots, passing the long mahogany...
  • Ruppersberger nearing end of 12-year run on House intel committee

    Ruppersberger nearing end of 12-year run on House intel committee
    When Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger joined the House committee that oversees the nation's intelligence agencies, Osama bin Laden was still alive, Edward Snowden was still in college and the government's response to the threat of cyber attacks was still...
  • Americans say they've lost control over personal data, Pew study finds

    Americans say they've lost control over personal data, Pew study finds
    Americans overwhelmingly feel they have lost control over their personal information, with a majority concerned about monitoring of their communications by the government and businesses, a new Pew Research Center survey finds. The research, published...
  • Senate moves to consider bill to limit NSA surveillance

    Senate moves to consider bill to limit NSA surveillance
    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) moved Wednesday to take up legislation that would curtail some of the bulk collection of Americans’ telephone data. Reid filed notice that he would hold a procedural vote, probably next week, on a bill...
  • An eye on the unconventional: 'Life Itself,' 'Citizenfour'

    An eye on the unconventional: 'Life Itself,' 'Citizenfour'
    Getting rabid Chicago Bulls fan Gene Siskel to see "Hoop Dreams" was easy enough, but talking fellow film critic Roger Ebert into slotting a three-hour sports-focused documentary into his Sundance schedule was no mean feat. "Roger," the veteran...
  • To stop the government from collecting our phone records, pass the USA Freedom Act

    Almost a year and a half after Edward Snowden revealed that the government was collecting the telephone records of millions of Americans, Congress may be about to end that program — if it doesn't succumb to specious arguments from defenders of the...
  • Rachel Marsden: Canadian attack prompts absurd reactions

    PARIS -- Some warped minds believe that when a nation suffers a terrorist attack, it somehow deserved it and should set about doing some soul searching. Implicit in this argument is the notion that the attacker was somehow justified in his heinous actions...
  • 'CitizenFour' is too close to the story

    'CitizenFour' is too close to the story
    ** (out of four) To an extent, it’s gripping to watch a major international story break while hanging out with the whistleblower. In “CitizenFour,” director Laura Poitras is there in 2013 as Edward Snowden, the former NSA analyst who...
  • Appeals court to weigh NSA phone data program

    Appeals court to weigh NSA phone data program
    A federal appeals court will hear arguments Tuesday in a case challenging the NSA's vast phone data collection program — the next act in the legal battle pitting the agency's antiterrorism efforts against the privacy rights of Americans. Privacy...
  • Privacy advocates urge appeals court to halt NSA phone collection

    The mass collection of U.S. telephone records by the FBI and the National Security Agency is a "sword of Damocles" hanging over Americans "every time they pick up the phone," attorney Larry E. Klayman told the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday....