Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 7th Jun 2013 11:40 UTC
Legal This story is getting bigger and bigger. Even though most Americans probably already knew, it is now official: the United States government, through its National Security Agency, is collecting the communications and data of all American citizens, and of non-Americans using American services, through a wide collaboration with the large companies in technology, like Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and so on. Interestingly enough, the NSA itself, as well as the US government, have repeatedly and firmly denied this massive spying on Americans and non-Americans took place at all.
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RE: I swear this is old news.
by andrewclunn on Fri 7th Jun 2013 13:49 UTC in reply to "I swear this is old news. "
andrewclunn
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2012-11-05

Yeah, I heard about this years ago when I worked for a DoD contractor. I just assumed it was public knowledge.

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Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

Yeah, I heard about this years ago when I worked for a DoD contractor. I just assumed it was public knowledge.


Official documentation is the fine line between being a conspiracy nut and a respected journalist.

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