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WaPo: NSA Intercepts Everything You Do

The National Security Agency and the FBI are tapping directly into the central servers of nine leading U.S. Internet companies, extracting audio, video, photographs, e-mails, documents and connection logs that enable analysts to track a person’s movements and contacts over time. The highly classified program, code-named PRISM, has not been disclosed publicly before. Its establishment…

FBI Demands Backdoor To ALL Software

The Washington Post reported the issue is being raised by the FBI because “there is currently no way to wiretap some of these communications methods easily, and companies effectively.” The solution, according to the FBI, is to fine companies when they fail to comply with wiretap orders, essentially requiring all companies to build a back…

NSA seizes phone records of Verizon customers

The document indicates that the Obama administration is collecting phone records of millions of citizens in bulk, whether or not they are suspected of wrongdoing. The order was signed by Judge Roger Vinson of the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, according to the document posted online by the Guardian. A spokeswoman for the White House…

FBI Admits All Calls In America Are Recorded

BURNETT: Tim, is there any way, obviously, there is a voice mail they can try to get the phone companies to give that up at this point. It’s not a voice mail. It’s just a conversation. There’s no way they actually can find out what happened, right, unless she tells them? CLEMENTE: “No, there is…

FBI-backed bill would fine US firms for refusing wiretaps

A US government task force is drafting FBI-backed legislation that would penalize companies like Google and Facebook for refusing to comply with wiretap orders, media report. In the new legislation being drafted by US law enforcement officials, refusal to cooperate with the FBI could cost a tech company tens of thousands of dollars in fines,…

Boston’s Tsarnaev was on Saudi & CIA Payroll

The conclusion reached by DEBKAfile’s counterterrorism and intelligence sources is that the brothers were double agents, hired by US and Saudi intelligence to penetrate the Wahhabi jihadist networks which, helped by Saudi financial institutions, had spread across the restive Russian Caucasian. Instead, the two former Chechens betrayed their mission and went secretly over to the…

DHS Makes Massive Purchase of Explosive Nitrates

Recently the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) placed a solicitation by way of the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) for 700 pounds of High Density Ammonium Nitrate and 700 pounds of A-5 Flake RDX. With the delivery date scheduled for August 31, 2012, could DHS be planning a false flag attack involving a planted home-made bomb?…

TrapWire: Creepy Spying System Revealed by Wikileaks

What does it mean, when Wikileaks publishes a trove of documents hacked by Anonymous from the strategic intelligence firm Stratfor — a trove that apparently details a massive electronic spying system run by the U.S. government — and is then hit by a massive and sustained distributed denial of service attack that prevents journalists and…

Courts Rule No Warrant Necessary For Third Party Inforamation

Twice in the last month, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed that the government can access records about you held by third parties without getting a warrant. It’s a nice illustration of the broad and deep reach of the “third party doctrine.” U.S. v. Golden Valley Electric Association is the more recent of…

Ben Swann: al-Qaeda is a CIA Creation

Once again, Ben Swann of Cincinnati’s local Fox station goes where the MSM would neither dare nor understand. In this ‘Reality Check’ segment he takes a look at how the US government created Al Qaeda. Indeed, in today’s Middle East turmoil it’s fighting Al Qaeda in some countries while supporting them in others. Take note…