FBI Had Informant In Wikileaks

By: Friday June 28, 2013 12:57 pm

It seems there has been more spying on members of the press by the U.S. government as Wired revealed that the FBI was paying an informant inside Wikileaks. Posing as a volunteer, Sigurdur Thordarson worked for Wikileaks while also giving information to the FBI. Thordarson was long time volunteer for WikiLeaks with direct access to [...]

FBI Director Says Drones Have Been Used in America

By: Wednesday June 19, 2013 9:21 am

Remember it’s not a police state because Washington elite hacks say it isn’t. We now have learned that not only is the government spying on American citizens’ phone calls, emails, and social media accounts, but that surveillance drones are also in use. The disclosure came by FBI Director Robert Mueller at a Senate hearing. The [...]

NSA Swaps Information On You With Private Companies For More Information On You

By: Friday June 14, 2013 8:35 am

Freedom isn’t free. The National Security Agency along with the CIA, FBI and other intelligence agencies of the U.S. government has been swapping information with private companies. In exchange for private companies giving the intelligence agencies information on their users, the private companies receive access to classified intelligence. The Corporate State indeed. Thousands of technology, [...]

NSA Chief To Testify Before Congress Today As FBI Expands Use Of Patriot Act

By: Wednesday June 12, 2013 8:19 am

The head of the National Security Agency General Keith Alexander will testify before the Senate Appropriations Committee today at 2 pm EST. The hearing was scheduled prior to the bombshell revelations published by the Guardian of NSA spying programs targeting American citizens. Army Gen. Keith Alexander, National Security Agency director and head of U.S. Cyber [...]

GOP’s Benghazi Obsession Giving Cover To Actual Scandals

By: Monday May 20, 2013 12:03 pm

The Republican Party, despite making its one salient point (politicizing intelligence during an election) long ago, simply refuses to let the Benghazi attack fade. Whether the motivation to continue comes from some vague hope in snagging Hillary Clinton in a 2016 attack ad worthy story or just a lingering fetish from the Bush years of [...]

Obama On The Verge Of Supporting End Of 4th Amendment On The Internet

By: Wednesday May 8, 2013 5:53 am

The FBI has long been searching for a way to bypass the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution which they have claimed makes their job difficult, increasingly so in the information age. Previously the FBI just broke the law and hoped it would not get caught, now the agency wants a patina of legality to [...]

Number Of Names On Terrorism Suspect Database Jumps To 875,000

By: Friday May 3, 2013 11:07 am

According to Shakespeare suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.  Is it any wonder the American imperial government can’t stop itself from adding names to its enemies list? Torturing people at Gitmo, killing children in Afghanistan, drone strikes throughout the world – the suspicion piles up along with the bodies of innocents. And so Reuters reports [...]

Government Seeks Broader Power For Wiretapping Americans On Facebook And Google

By: Tuesday April 30, 2013 7:48 am

In a free society the government is transparent and citizens have privacy – in America the situation is reversed. The government is allowed to invoke secrecy whenever it likes as the citizenry gradually lose all their privacy. And now a government task force spearheaded by the FBI wants to take what remains of privacy in [...]

Boston Bombing Intelligence Failure Possibly Due To Overly Expansive Terrorist Database

By: Friday April 26, 2013 10:32 am

The government’s potential terrorist list includes a stunning 450,000 people. More than the security services can keep track off apparently as it seems one of the Boston Bombing suspects had been included prior to the Boston Marathon Bombing. The name of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, was listed on the U.S. [...]

Blame Game Begins In Boston Bombing Case As CIA Claims FBI Dropped The Ball

By: Thursday April 25, 2013 5:25 am

Any time there is an intelligence failure the different intelligence agencies quickly blame each other in hopes of avoiding scrutiny. Let the blame game begin. The Central Intelligence Agency is now claiming they pushed to have Tamerlan Tsarnaev added to a terrorism watch list a year before the Boston Marathon Bombing. The CIA pushed to [...]

‘Mysterious Radical’ Cited As Boston Bombing Suspect’s Mentor

By: Wednesday April 24, 2013 5:58 am

The Associated Press has put together a story claiming that Tamerlan Tsarnaev fell under the spell of a mysterious radical only identified as “Misha.” According to the story this radical was the one responsible for Tamerlan’s metamorphosis from a typical American into a violent religious extremist. In the years before the Boston Marathon bombings, Tamerlan [...]

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