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Seattle to Remove Controversial City Spying Network After Public Backlash

(Activist Post)  After rejecting a massive network of surveillance cameras and tracking devices, Seattle residents are now being forced to pay for the removal of the invasive equipment. Following years of resistance from citizens, the city of Seattle has decided to completely remove controversial surveillance equipment – at a cost of $150,000. In November 2013, […]

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James Clapper: “Clinton-Steele Dossier” Was Used for FISA Surveillance “Extension”

(The Conservative Treehouse)  Gotta love the professionally obtuse former DNI James Clapper. As much as he is a stuttering doofus, and therein showcases his political value for the former administration; and to the extent that Clapper has previously stated there was no attempt by the DOJ/FBI to gain a FISA authorized approval for surveillance on any Trump […]

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

(Washington Examiner)  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 Republicans claim has revelations about U.S. government surveillance abuses was released prior to the vote. As such, Snowden called on President Trump to […]

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“Explosive”, “Shocking” And “Alarming” FISA Memo Set To Rock DC, “End Mueller Investigation”

(Zero Hedge)  All hell is breaking loose in Washington D.C. after a four-page memo detailing extensive FISA court abuse was made available to the entire House of Representatives Thursday. The contents of the memo are so explosive, says Journalist Sara Carter, that it could lead to the removal of senior officials in the FBI and the Department of Justice […]

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Surveillance and Privacy Debate Reaches Pivotal Moment in Congress

(New York Times)  WASHINGTON — A yearslong debate over National Security Agency surveillance and protections for Americans’ 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 […]

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White House Cyber Chief: ‘There Will be Compromise’ on U.S. Surveillance Program

(Washington Free Beacon)  White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Rob Joyce said Wednesday the administration will have to compromise with Congress on legislation reauthorizing U.S. intelligence agencies to conduct surveillance on foreigners abroad without a warrant. The Trump administration has pushed against changes to the sweeping surveillance program, referred to as Section 702, but Joyce said a […]

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Leaked NSA Documents Prove Surveillance of Donald Trump

(CitizensOutpost) has just reported that they have obtained credible, leaked information from law enforcement sources regarding individual records of U.S. citizens under National Security Agency (NSA) electronic surveillance from 2004 through 2010.  This database suggests both Donald J. Trump and Alex Jones were under illegal, unauthorized government monitoring during that time frame. Michael Zullo, formerly the commander […]