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Edward Snowden calls for public release of FISA abuses memo and Trump veto of key surveillance tool

(Washington Examiner)┬á Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden said the bill to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act would never have passed through both chambers of Congress if a memo┬áRepublicans claim has revelations┬áabout U.S. government surveillance abuses was released prior to the vote. As such, Snowden called on President Trump to […]

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Surveillance and Privacy Debate Reaches Pivotal Moment in Congress

(New York Times)┬á WASHINGTON ÔÇö A yearslong debate over National Security Agency surveillance and protections for AmericansÔÇÖ privacy rights will reach a climactic moment on Thursday as the House of Representatives takes up legislation to extend a program of warrantless spying on internet and phone networks that traces back to the Sept. 11 attacks. There […]