Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 9th Jun 2013 21:47 UTC
Legal The former NSA employee - a man in military service in the US for a decade - has revealed himself in an interview with The Guardian. "The NSA has built an infrastructure that allows it to intercept almost everything. With this capability, the vast majority of human communications are automatically ingested without targeting. If I wanted to see your emails or your wife's phone, all I have to do is use intercepts. I can get your emails, passwords, phone records, credit cards. I don't want to live in a society that does these sort of things [...] I do not want to live in a world where everything I do and say is recorded. That is not something I am willing to support or live under." He did it out of a sense of civic duty. He's in Hong Kong, and doesn't expect to ever see home again. Poor guy.
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RE: It was for his own protection
by CapEnt on Mon 10th Jun 2013 20:27 UTC in reply to "It was for his own protection"
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The body of Alexander Litvinenko, that agonized for days until his final breath with coverage of the entire worldwide press for everybody to see, proves this theory to be quite wrong.

Anyway, i think that he will survive if he don't know anything more.

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