Links to Surveillance Articles


06-05-09 Ex-NSA Chief Assails Bush Taps
08-06-28 Obama Backs Bill Giving Immunity To Telecoms
08-06-30 MoveOn To Obama: Keep Your Word, Filibuster Telecom Immunity
08-07-02 Obama Voters Protest His Switch on Telecom Immunity
08-07-09 Obama’s FISA Shift
08-07-09 Senate Passes Unconstitutional Spying Bill And Grants Sweeping Immunity To Phone Companies
09-12-08 Copenhagen climate summit in disarray after ‘Danish text’ leak
10-06-25 UKUSA Agreement (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK, USA)
10-12-03 WikiLeaks cables reveal how US manipulated climate accord
11-03-21 Court allows constitutional challenge to new FISA law
11-05-25 There’s a Secret Patriot Act, Senator Says
12-11-27 Obama Signs Whistleblower Protection Bill into Law
12-12-28 GOP and Feinstein join to fulfill Obama’s demand for renewed warrantless eavesdropping
13-02-26 Supreme Court shields warrantless eavesdropping law from constitutional challenge

2013 – June

13-06-05 NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily
13-06-06 NSA Prism program taps in to user data of Apple, Google and others
13-06-07 On whistleblowers and government threats of investigation
13-06-07 Obama orders US to draw up overseas target list for cyber-attacks
13-06-08 NSA’s Prism surveillance program: how it works and what it can do
13-06-09 NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden: ‘I don’t want to live in a society that does these sort of things’ *
13-06-09 Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations
13-06-11 Boundless Informant: the NSA’s secret tool to track global surveillance data
13-06-11 German Press: US Spying Program Attacks Basic Civil Rights
13-06-13 EU Weakened Data Protection Laws ahead of Prism Spy Program
13-06-14 Edward Snowden’s worst fear has not been realised - thankfully
13-06-14 On Prism, partisanship and propaganda
13-06-16 G20 summit: NSA targeted Russian president Medvedev in London
13-06-17 Edward Snowden: NSA whistleblower answers reader questions
13-06-17 Europe Must Stand Up to American Cyber-Snooping
13-06-18 Fisa court oversight: a look inside a secret and empty process
13-06-20 The top secret rules that allow NSA to use US data without a warrant
13-06-21 GCHQ taps fibre-optic cables for secret access to world’s communications
13-06-22 On the Espionage Act charges against Edward Snowden
13-06-24 Public Must Fight against Prism and Tempora Surveillance
13-06-25 Liberal icon Frank Church on the NSA
13-06-26 The personal side of taking on the NSA: emerging smears
13-06-27 How the NSA is still harvesting your online data
13-06-27 NSA collected Americans’ email records in bulk for two years under Obama
13-06-28 Senators accuse government of using ‘secret law’ to collect Americans’ data
13-06-28 Senators’ letter to US director of national intelligence James Clapper
13-06-29 Speaking on NSA stories, Snowden and journalism
13-06-29 NSA Spied on European Union Offices
13-06-30 New NSA leaks show how US is bugging its European allies
13-06-30 Key US-EU trade pact under threat after more NSA spying allegations
13-06-30 EU Officials Furious at NSA Spying in Brussels and Germany
13-06-30 Misinformation on classified NSA programs includes statements by senior U.S. officials

2013 – July

13-07-01 Clapper under pressure despite apology for ‘erroneous’ statements to Congress
13-07-01 Secret Documents: NSA Targeted Germany and EU Buildings
13-07-02 Intelligence chief Clapper apologizes for ‘erroneous’ statement to Congress
13-07-03 James Clapper, EU play-acting, and political priorities
13-07-06 The NSA’s mass and indiscriminate spying on Brazilians
13-07-08 Edward Snowden: ‘The US government will say I aided our enemies’ *
13-07-08 The Snowden video sequel and Brazil fallout *
13-07-08 Edward Snowden: US surveillance ‘not something I’m willing to live under’
13-07-10 The journalistic practices of the Washington Post and Walter Pincus
13-07-10 Snowden: I never gave any information to Chinese or Russian governments
13-07-10 NSA slide shows surveillance of undersea cables
13-07-11 How Microsoft handed the NSA access to encrypted messages
13-07-12 Transcript of Edward Snowden’s Statement at the Moscow Airport
13-07-13 About the Reuters article
13-07-14 Inside look at the internal strife over Al Jazeera America
13-07-15 The crux of the NSA story in one phrase: ‘collect it all’
13-07-16 Email exchange between Edward Snowden and former GOP Senator Gordon Humphrey
13-07-16 Obama administration drowning in lawsuits filed over NSA surveillance
13-07-20 This week in press freedoms and privacy rights
13-07-24 NSA surveillance: narrow defeat for amendment to restrict data collection
13-07-25 Merkel’s top aide plays down allegations of bulk US spying on Germans
13-07-25 Democratic establishment unmasked: prime defenders of NSA bulk spying
13-07-29 Major opinion shifts, in the US and Congress, on NSA surveillance and privacy
13-07-31 XKeyscore: NSA tool collects ‘nearly everything a user does on the internet’

2013 – August

13-08-01 NSA Collects ‘Word for Word’ Every Domestic Communication *
13-08-01 Exclusive: NSA pays £100m in secret funding for GCHQ
13-08-02 Raiding the “Corporate Store”: The NSA’s Unfettered Access to a Vast Pool of Americans’ Phone Data
13-08-04 Members of Congress denied access to basic information about NSA
13-08-07 On Obama’s cancellation of summit with Putin and extradition
13-08-09 NSA loophole allows warrantless search for US citizens’ emails and phone calls
13-08-09 NSA surveillance: the long fight to close backdoor into US communications
13-08-09 Email service used by Snowden shuts itself down, warns against using US-based companies
13-08-12 Intelligence committee withheld key file before critical NSA vote, Amash claims
13-08-15 NSA broke privacy rules thousands of times per year, audit finds
13-08-19 German Government Fails to Get Past NSA Spying Scandal
13-08-21 Edward Snowden NSA files: secret surveillance and our revelations so far
13-08-21 The NSA’s phony national firewall proposal
13-08-21 The Cozy Relationship between Britain and its Intelligence Apparatus
13-08-22 Lavabit founder: ‘My own tax dollars are being used to spy on me’
13-08-22 NSA paid millions to cover Prism compliance costs for tech companies
13-08-23 Exclusive: UK’s secret Mid-East internet surveillance base is revealed in Edward Snowden leaks
13-08-23 Snowden: UK government now leaking documents about itself
13-08-23 NSA analysts deliberately broke rules to spy on Americans, agency reveals
13-08-23 German Government Warns Not to Use Windows 8 - Links NSA to Your Computer
13-08-24 NSA analysts ‘wilfully violated’ surveillance systems, agency admits
13-08-26 Secret NSA Documents Show How the US Spies on Europe and the UN
13-08-26 Growing Demand For German Email Providers After NSA Scandal
13-08-26 Laura Poitras on British Attacks on Press Freedom and the NSA Affair
13-08-26 Merkel Challenger Says Free Trade Talks with US Should Be Frozen
13-08-27 Statement by the Press Secretary on the Review Group on Intelligence and Comm Tech
13-08-29 NSA paying U.S. companies for access to communications networks
13-08-29 The Black Budget: Top secret US intelligence funding – Interactive Graphic
13-08-29 ‘Black budget’ summary details U.S. spy network’s successes, failures and objectives
13-08-29 Black Budget
13-08-30 US spy agencies mounted 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, documents show
13-08-30 US should re-evaluate surveillance laws, ex-NSA chief acknowledges
13-08-31 NSA Spied on Al Jazeera Communications: Snowden Document

2013 – September

13-09-05 NSA Foils Much Internet Encryption
13-09-05 US and UK spy agencies defeat privacy and security on the internet
13-09-05 The US government has betrayed the internet. We need to take it back
13-09-05 Project Bullrun – classification guide to the NSA’s decryption program (doc)
13-09-06 Ex-FBI lawyer linked to surveillance abuses poised for federal judge post
13-09-06 NSA surveillance: how to stay secure
13-09-09 NSA accused of spying on Brazilian oil company Petrobras
13-09-09 How to foil NSA sabotage: use a dead man’s switch
13-09-10 NSA violations led judge to consider viability of surveillance program
13-09-10 The NSA’s next move: silencing university professors?
13-09-10 Government Announces Steps to Restore Confidence on Encryption Standards
13-09-11 NSA ‘altered random-number generator’
13-09-11 NSA shares raw intelligence including Americans’ data with Israel
13-09-11 NSA and Israeli intelligence: memorandum of understanding
13-09-11 Zuckerberg: US government ‘blew it’ on NSA surveillance
13-09-12 Obama’s NSA surveillance review panel did not discuss changes, attendees say
13-09-13 Fisa judge: Snowden’s NSA disclosures triggered important spying debate
13-09-13 Time to tame the NSA behemoth trampling our rights
13-09-13 Google’s Eric Schmidt says government spying is ‘the nature of our society’
13-09-14 After Edward Snowden’s revelations, why trust US cloud providers?
13-09-15 Inside the mind of NSA chief Gen Keith Alexander
13-09-16 Academics criticise NSA and GCHQ for weakening online encryption
13-09-16 Merkel must ensure Germany takes a strong moral stand against NSA spying
13-09-17 Fisa court: no telecoms company has ever challenged phone records orders
13-09-17 Brazil’s president, angry about spying, cancels state visit to U.S.
13-09-17 Brazilian president postpones Washington visit over NSA spying
13-09-18 Will Eric Holder guarantee NSA reporters’ first amendment rights?
13-09-18 Phone companies remain silent over legality of NSA data collection
13-09-18 Americans need more protection from NSA surveillance – committee chairman
13-09-19 ACLU releases files showing innocent Americans caught up in surveillance
13-09-19 Our data is our digital identity - and we need to reclaim control
13-09-19 Cullen Hoback: ‘Edward Snowden completely shifted the dialogue’
13-09-21 Major US security company warns over NSA link to encryption formula
13-09-23 NSA surveillance goes beyond Orwell’s imagination
13-09-24 Brazilian president Rousseff: US surveillance a ‘breach of international law’
13-09-25 NSA reform bill to trim back US surveillance unveiled in Congress
13-09-25 NSA spied on Indian embassy and UN mission, Edward Snowden files reveal
13-09-25 Dropbox joins tech giants in quest to publish government user data requests
13-09-28 N.S.A. Gathers Data on Social Connections of U.S. Citizens
13-09-28 Glenn Greenwald working on new NSA revelations
13-09-30 NSA stores metadata of millions of web users for up to a year, secret files show

2013 – October

13-10-02 NSA chief admits agency tracked US cellphone locations in secret tests
13-10-03 Glenn Greenwald full interview on Snowden, NSA, GCHQ and spying *
13-10-04 NSA and GCHQ target Tor network that protects anonymity of web users
13-10-04 Why the NSA’s attacks on the internet must be made public
13-10-04 Attacking Tor: how the NSA targets users’ online anonymity
13-10-04 ‘Peeling back the layers of Tor with EgotisticalGiraffe’
13-10-04 ‘Tor Stinks’ presentation – read the full document
13-10-04 Tor: ‘The king of high-secure, low-latency anonymity’
13-10-08 Brazil accuses Canada of spying after NSA leaks
13-10-09 MI5 chief’s condemnation of Snowden GCHQ leaks backed by David Cameron
13-10-09 Five key claims from MI5 chief’s defence of GCHQ surveillance analysed
13-10-10 Editors on the NSA files: ‘What the Guardian is doing is important for democracy’
13-10-10 Guardian’s NSA revelations: spies to go under spotlight
13-10-10 Surveillance, democracy, transparency – a global view
13-10-10 Spies and journalism: when worlds collide
13-10-10 PM criticises Guardian but ‘will listen to suggestions’ on GCHQ oversight
13-10-11 Hillary Clinton: we need to talk sensibly about spying
13-10-11 Coalition at odds over spying amid calls for better oversight
13-10-11 Guardian was ‘entirely correct’ to publish NSA stories, says Vince Cable
13-10-11 Leave oversight of surveillance to the judges
13-10-11 Skype under investigation in Luxembourg over link to NSA
13-10-11 The spooks strike back over GCHQ leaks – but they have a history of exaggerating threats
13-10-13 Who should judge whether Snowden’s leaked secrets are too sensitive to report?
13-10-13 GCHQ mass surveillance putting right to challenge state at risk, say lawyers
13-10-15 Former Labour minister accuses spies of ignoring MPs over surveillance
13-10-15 How MPs and peers took on May and spy agencies over ‘snoopers’ charter’
13-10-15 New York Times editor defends journalists over Snowden leaks
13-10-15 Politics and security: a pressing need for action
13-10-16 Poland’s citizens need to know the impact of Prism on their lives
13-10-16 Extent of spy agencies’ surveillance to be investigated by parliamentary body
13-10-16 MPs set to investigate Guardian’s involvement in Snowden leaks
13-10-16 Snowden leaks: David Cameron urges committee to investigate Guardian
13-10-17 New EU rules to curb transfer of data to US after Edward Snowden revelations
13-10-17 Senior Labour MP welcomes public debate over security service powers
13-10-17 Nick Clegg welcomes inquiry into scale of spy agency work in Britain
13-10-18 UK’s top prosecutor defends journalists who break law in public interest
13-10-18 Top web firms urge more transparency over UK requests for user data
13-10-20 Parliament has forsaken our liberty. Law is the last resort
13-10-20 The media has a duty to scrutinise the use of power
13-10-21 France in the NSA’s crosshair: phone networks under surveillance
13-10-21 France in the NSA’s crosshair: Wanadoo and Alcatel targeted
13-10-21 Barack Obama calls François Hollande following NSA revelations in France
13-10-21 Rules Shielding Online Data From NSA and Other Prying Eyes Advance in Europe
13-10-22 Breakthrough on data privacy rules raises pressure on EU leaders
13-10-22 MEPs tighten up draft data privacy rules after Snowden revelations
13-10-23 Merkel Calls Obama Over Suspicions US Tapped Her Mobile Phone
13-10-23 Merkel presses Obama for answers over allegation US spied on her cellphone
13-10-23 Angela Merkel’s call to Obama: are you bugging my mobile phone?
13-10-23 MEPs call for suspension of EU-US bank data deal in response to NSA snooping
13-10-23 It’s the spies, not the leaks, that threaten our security
13-10-24 German foreign minister summons US ambassador over Merkel spying allegations
13-10-24 Merkel stresses need to ‘rebuild trust’ with US
13-10-24 Spying on allied leaders carries big risks: USA Today’s view
13-10-24 Obama administration: Surveillance policies under review
13-10-24 NSA monitored calls of 35 world leaders after US official handed over contacts
13-10-24 Obama left increasingly isolated as anger builds among key US allies
13-10-25 ACLU: Lavabit ‘fatally undermined’ by US request for encryption keys
13-10-25 White House official pens op-ed urging ‘greater focus’ in foreign surveillance
13-10-25 As Europe erupts over US spying, NSA chief says government must stop media
13-10-25 Germany and France warn NSA spying fallout jeopardises fight against terror *
13-10-25 Germany and France demand talks with US over NSA spying revelations
13-10-25 David Cameron agrees with EU concerns over NSA surveillance
13-10-25 Once Opposed, Key Lawmakers Back New Anti-NSA Bill
13-10-25 Leaked memos reveal GCHQ efforts to keep mass surveillance secret
13-10-25 NSA surveillance: more revelations as EU leaders meet in Brussels
13-10-25 NSA files – Merkel and Hollande call for talks with US by end of year
13-10-25 The NSA’s intern inquiry about the Elysée hacking revealed
13-10-25 Edward Snowden: Leaks that exposed US spy programme
13-10-25 David Cameron crosses his fingers and backs European rebuke to Washington
13-10-26 NSA surveillance: Merkel’s phone may have been monitored ‘for over 10 years’
13-10-26 Protesters rally in Washington against NSA surveillance *
13-10-26 Warrantless surveillance evidence faces court test in ‘terrorist’ case
13-19-27 Media reports suggest Obama knew NSA spied on Merkel
13-10-27 Letters: Spying excesses threaten democracy
13-10-27 NSA denies discussing Merkel phone surveillance with Obama
13-10-27 Obama ‘not told of Merkel phone bugging’
13-10-27 Fed up with Congress over the NSA or shutdown? 5 tips to get your voice heard
13-10-28 NSA surveillance: Spain demands US explain ‘monitoring’
13-10-28 Why has NSA failed to keep its own secrets?
13-10-28 Spying scandal: Will the ‘five eyes’ club open up?
13-10-28 NSA files – ‘60m Spanish phone calls monitored’ as Merkel row continues
13-10-28 Spain summons US ambassador over claim NSA tracked 60m calls a month
13-10-28 Spain warns US of breakdown in trust after new NSA revelations
13-10-28 Three degrees of separation: breaking down the NSA’s ‘hops’ surveillance method
13-10-28 NSA oversight dismissed as ‘illusory’ as anger intensifies in Europe and beyond
13-10-28 NSA: Dianne Feinstein breaks ranks to oppose US spying on allies
13-10-28 NSA review panel to present Obama with dossier on surveillance reforms
13-10-29 Congressional duo launch NSA overhaul bill and urge ‘meaningful reform’
13-10-29 The USA Freedom Act – Jim Sensenbrenner’s NSA reform bill
13-10-29 NSA faces sweeping surveillance review as intelligence chiefs face hostile House
13-10-29 White House offers tentative support for plans to rein in NSA surveillance
13-10-29 Embattled NSA chief Keith Alexander rejects calls to limit agency’s power
13-10-29 Intelligence officials defend surveillance tactics in Congressional hearing
13-10-29 National security: learning the Feinstein lesson
13-10-29 Obama insists he didn’t know about US spying on key allies
13-10-30 Spain colluded in NSA spying on its citizens, Spanish newspaper reports
13-10-30 NSA spying on Europe reflects the transatlantic culture gap

2013 – November

13-11-01 NSA files decoded: Edward Snowden’s surveillance revelations explained *
13-11-01 US spy leaks: How intelligence is gathered
13-11-01 Indonesia says it’s ‘not cricket’ for Australia to spy for the US in Asia
13-11-02 NSA: Australia and US used climate change conference to spy on Indonesia
13-11-06 Google engineers rage at NSA
13-11-07 Snowden persuaded other NSA workers to give up passwords - sources
13-11-11 Jim Sensenbrenner takes NSA reform case to European parliament
13-11-12 John Kerry: world leaders have been understanding about NSA leaks
13-11-12 The House Intelligence Committee’s Misinformation Campaign About the NSA
13-11-14 CIA Collects Global Data on Transfers of Money
13-11-17 Timeline of Edward Snowden’s revelations
13-11-18 Snowden effect: NSA struggles with 888% increase in FOIA requests
13-11-18 Supreme Court blocks challenge to NSA phone tracking
13-11-20 LG investigates Smart TV ‘unauthorised spying’ claim
13-11-20 How did we let the NSA spying get this bad?
13-11-21 Finally, a Day in Court to Challenge Mass Surveillance
13-11-21 Keiser Report: Bitcoin is Beautiful (E526) *
13-11-25 NSA May Have Hit Internet Companies at a Weak Spot
13-11-27 NSA ‘collected details of online sexual activity’ of Islamist radicals
13-11-27 Top-Secret Document Reveals NSA Spied On Porn Habits As Part Of Plan To Discredit ‘Radicalizers’

2013 – December

13-12-02 Edward Snowden revelations prompt UN investigation into surveillance
13-12-02 History of 5-Eyes – explainer
13-12-02 What can you learn about me from 24 hours of my metadata?
13-12-07 AT&T: We don’t have to disclose any NSA co-operation, not even to shareholders
13-12-09 Snowden document shows Canada set up spy posts for NSA
13-12-09 Edward Snowden voted Guardian person of the year 2013
13-12-11 NSA awards itself A+ for accountability – as it happened
13-12-11 NSA using Google cookies, app location data to track targets
13-12-11 Snowden document reveals extent of NSA/Canadian collaboration
13-12-12 Edward Snowden: MEPs vote to invite ex-NSA contractor to testify
13-12-12 You, me and Edward Snowden – we’ve all been let down by the EU
13-12-14 US ‘may never know extent of Edward Snowden NSA leaks’
13-12-12 NSA Surveillance Panel Final Report (PDF)
13-12-15 NSA officials consider Edward Snowden amnesty in return for documents
13-12-16 NSA phone surveillance program likely unconstitutional, federal judge rules
13-12-17 “These Programs Were Never About Terrorism: ... They’re About Power”
13-12-17 Tech companies call for ‘aggressive’ NSA reforms at White House meeting
13-12-17 Tech firms push back against White House efforts to divert NSA meeting
13-12-17 Edward Snowden offers to help Brazil over US spying in return for asylum
13-12-17 Merkel compared NSA to Stasi in heated encounter with Obama
13-12-18 Obama review panel: strip NSA of power to collect phone data records
13-12-18 Ron Wyden: NSA review panel offers ‘substantial, meaningful reforms’
13-12-18 NSA review: key recommendations and the stories that prompted them
13-12-18 NSA review panel recommends dozens of new restrictions on surveillance
13-12-18 White House gravitates to healthcare woes in face of NSA backlash
13-12-18 NSA review panel stops short of concrete surveillance reforms
13-12-18 UN votes to protect privacy in digital age
13-12-19 The debate is over: Snowden is a whistle-blower
13-12-19 Congressional NSA critics: review panel report gives ‘momentum’ for reform
13-12-20 Senate intelligence committee presses CIA to release torture report
13-12-20 Obama: Snowden leaks caused ‘unnecessary damage’
13-12-20 $10m NSA contract with security firm RSA led to encryption ‘back door’
13-12-20 Exclusive: Secret contract tied NSA and security industry pioneer RSA
13-12-20 Exclusive – Secret Contract Tied NSA and Security Industry Pioneer RSA
13-12-20 NSA and GCHQ: snooping because we can
13-12-20 Obama concedes NSA bulk collection of phone data may be unnecessary
13-12-20 GCHQ and NSA targeted charities, Germans, Israeli PM and EU chief
13-12-20 Latest Snowden revelations spark anger at European commission
13-12-21 National intelligence chief declassifies Bush-era documents on NSA programs
13-12-22 NSA review panel members to appear before Senate committee on January 14, 2014
13-12-23 Security company RSA denies knowingly installing NSA ‘back door’
13-12-23 Israeli PM condemns US and UK spying on predecessor as ‘unacceptable’
13-12-24 Netanyahu ‘to demand release of spy in return for peace talks concessions’
13-12-24 Edward Snowden declares ‘mission accomplished’ in Moscow interview
13-12-24 Edward Snowden broadcasts Channel 4’s alternative Christmas Day message
13-12-26 Internet privacy as important as human rights, says UN’s Navi Pillay
13-12-27 NSA mass collection of phone data is legal, federal judge rules
13-12-28 Here’s how data thieves have captured our lives on the internet
13-12-29 Beyond selfies and twerking – the words that really mattered in 2013
13-12-29 Office of Tailored Access Operations: Documents Reveal Top NSA Hacking Unit
13-12-29 Catalog Reveals NSA Has Back Doors for Numerous Devices
13-12-29 The NSA Uses Windows Error Messages To Spy On Targets
13-12-29 The NSA Actually Intercepted Packages to Put Backdoors in Electronics
13-12-29 NSA ‘hacking unit’ infiltrates computers around the world
13-12-29 Catalog Reveals NSA Has Back Doors for Numerous Devices
13-12-29 NSA’s ANT Division Catalog of Exploits for Nearly Every Major Software/Hardware/Firmware
13-12-30 NSA Has Spyware Backdoor On iPhone
13-12-30 The primary NSA issue isn’t privacy, it’s authority
13-12-31 Appelbaum: ‘Scary’ NSA will spy on you – every which way they can
13-12-31 Apple Denies Working With NSA On iPhone Backdoor
13-12-31 Apple Anger On The NSA iPhone Hacking (DROPOUTJEEP)
13-12-31 Apple iPhone NSA Statement
13-12-31 Apple insists it did not work with NSA to create iPhone backdoor program
13-12-31 Email is broken – but Dark Mail Alliance is aiming to fix it
13-12-31 President Obama claims the NSA has never abused its authority. That’s false
13-12-31 Dell apologizes for ‘inconvenience’ caused by NSA backdoor

2014 – January

14-01-01 Top secret program to target iPhones: Australian agencies may have known
14-01-01 Edward Snowden, Whistle-Blower
13-01-01 Snowden affair: the case for a pardon
14-01-02 What happens if authorities seize your laptop?
14-01-02 ACLU will appeal ruling that NSA bulk phone record collection is legal
14-01-02 Julian Assange rails against surveillance on Today programme
14-01-03 NSA ‘developing code-cracking quantum computer’
14-01-03 Senator presses NSA to reveal whether it spies on members of Congress
14-01-03 Bernie Sanders Asks NSA If Agency Has Spied On Congress
14-01-04 NSA statement does not deny ‘spying’ on members of Congress
14-01-04 Clapper did not lie to Congress on NSA, says national intelligence counsel
14-01-04 NSA: Members of Congress Have ‘Same Privacy Protections’ As All Americans
14-01-04 Senator Rand Paul: James Clapper and Edward Snowden should ‘share a prison cell’
14-01-05 Napolitano: NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden should not be given clemency
14-01-06 NSA revelations: the ‘middle ground’ everyone should be talking about
14-01-07 The art of security, liberated from NSA-style state surveillance
14-01-08 Obama nears decision on NSA reforms as spy leaders meet at White House
14-01-09 MEPs seek video link with Snowden for NSA spying probe
14-01-09 White House meets with privacy advocates to discuss NSA surveillance
14-01-09 NSA and GCHQ activities appear illegal, says EU parliamentary inquiry
14-01-09 European parliament invites Edward Snowden to testify via video
14-01-09 Ron Wyden: the future of NSA programs is being determined now
14-01-10 New Gmail messaging feature causes privacy concerns
14-01-10 Stephen Colbert urged to cancel speech for NSA-linked privacy firm RSA
14-01-10 NSA makes final push to retain most mass surveillance powers
14-01-10 Privacy oversight board briefed Obama on NSA surveillance reform
14-01-11 Hacking of MIT website marks first anniversary of Aaron Swartz’s death
14-01-12 John McCain seeks congressional investigation into ‘broken’ NSA
14-01-13 How do you get politicians to care about privacy?
14-01-13 An Introduction to the Budget Bill (PDF)
14-01-14 Reddit, Mozilla, rights groups to protest online snooping in memory of Aaron Swartz
14-01-14 NSA review panel casts doubt on bulk data collection claims
14-01-14 US will not enter bilateral no-spy deal with Germany, reports media
14-01-15 NSA reform measures quietly included in $1.1tn spending bill
14-01-16 Revealed: NSA collects millions of text messages daily in ‘untargeted’ global sweep
14-01-16 NSA Dishfire presentation on text message collection – key extracts
14-01-16 NSA surveillance: privacy board denies being sidelined by Obama
14-01-16 Lies, lies, and more damned Washington lies: Why you shouldn’t expect much on NSA ‘reforms’
14-01-16 WA State Bill Proposes Criminalizing Help to NSA, Turning Off Resources to Yakima Facility
14-01-17 Obama to Call for Overhaul of NSA’s Phone Data Collection Program
14-01-17 Obama to overhaul NSA’s bulk storage of Americans’ telephone data
14-01-17 Alan Rusbridger defends Snowden leaks as Obama prepares to announce NSA reforms
14-01-17 Alan Rusbridger: Westminster is hoping Snowden revelations go away
14-01-17 Obama to Announce End of NSA’s Holding Metadata
14-01-17 Obama unveils NSA reforms: ‘Keep calm and carry on spying’
14-01-17 President Obama’s speech on NSA surveillance reforms – full text
14-01-17 Obama acknowledges Edward Snowden disclosures in NSA reform speech
14-01-17 Obama presents NSA reforms with plan to end government storage of call data
14-01-17 Obama’s NSA ‘reforms’ are little more than a PR attempt to mollify the public
14-01-17 NSA leaks: Dishfire revelations expose the flaws in British laws on surveillance
14-01-17 NSA surveillance: American debate, British denial
14-01-17 Obama’s NSA speech: an affirmation that mass surveillance has a future
14-01-18 NSA critics in Congress sense reform momentum after Obama speech
14-01-19 Intelligence chair: NSA leaker Edward Snowden may have had Russian help
14-01-21 US withholding Fisa court orders on NSA bulk collection of Americans’ data
14-01-22 Verizon transparency report reveals 320,000 data requests in 2013
14-01-22 Independent commission to investigate future of internet after NSA revelations
14-01-22 Snowden says ‘I acted alone’ and rubbishes Russian spy claims
14-01-23 Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board: report on NSA bulk collection under the Patriot Act
14-01-23 US government privacy board says NSA bulk collection of phone data is illegal
14-01-23 ‘This overreach is unacceptable’: the case against NSA bulk collection
14-01-23 US privacy board dissenters defend balancing act of NSA surveillance
14-01-23 US hints at Edward Snowden plea bargain to allow return from Russia
14-01-23 DOJ accuses firm that vetted Snowden of faking 665,000 background checks
14-01-24 NSA domestic surveillance condemned in Republican party resolution
14-01-25 CIA’s Financial Spying Bags Data on Americans
14-01-26 NSA ‘engaged in industrial espionage’ – Snowden
14-01-26 Edward Snowden adviser: guarantee of amnesty necessary for talks with US
14-01-26 First Edward Snowden TV Interview *
14-01-26 Edward Snowden’s NDR Television Interview (Transcript)
14-01-27 Tech giants reach White House deal on NSA surveillance of customer data
14-01-27 Snowden docs reveal British spies snooped on YouTube and Facebook
14-01-28 Huge swath of GCHQ mass surveillance is illegal, says top lawyer
14-01-28 GCHQ head Sir Iain Lobban stands down
14-01-28 Angry Birds and ‘leaky’ phone apps targeted by NSA and GCHQ for user data
14-01-28 Angry Birds firm calls for industry to respond to NSA spying revelations
14-01-29 Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel peace prize
14-01-29 James Clapper calls for Snowden and ‘accomplices’ to return NSA documents
14-01-29 UK government plans switch from Microsoft Office to open source
14-01-30 Snowden revelations of NSA spying on Copenhagen climate talks spark anger
14-01-30 For the NSA, espionage was a means to strengthen the US position in climate negotiations
14-01-30 Cameron says he failed to make case for mass surveillance after Snowden leaks
14-01-30 Vice-Admiral Michael Rogers to take command of embattled NSA
14-01-30 NSA Choice Is Navy Expert on Cyberwar
14-01-30 CSEC used airport Wi-Fi to track travellers in Canada
14-01-30 Canadian spy agency gleaned passengers’ data from airport’s wifi: CBC
14-01-31 Footage released of Guardian editors destroying Snowden hard drives
14-01-31 Revealed: the day Guardian destroyed Snowden hard drives under watchful eye of GCHQ *
14-01-31 How Edward Snowden went from loyal NSA contractor to whistleblower
14-01-31 The day GCHQ came to call on the Guardian
14-01-31 Obama admits intelligence chief fault over false Senate testimony

2014 – February

14-02-01 Lawyers for Lavabit founder: judges may dismiss civil liberties concerns
14-02-02 Is Edward Snowden a prisoner in Russia?
14-02-02 David Miranda’s detention: a chilling attack on journalism
14-02-04 House committee urges US government to get behind NSA reform bill
14-02-04 NSA tapped German ex-chancellor Gerhard Schröder's phone – report
14-02-04 The New Snowden Revelation Is Dangerous for Anonymous - And for All of Us
14-02-04 Senior US congressman Mike Rogers: Glenn Greenwald is ‘a thief’
14-02-04 War on Anonymous: British Spies Attacked Hackers, Snowden Docs Show
14-02-05 New York City Activists Project Giant, Roving Eyeball Onto The Verizon Building
14-02-06 Get ready: the day we fight back against mass surveillance is coming
14-02-06 First Look Media to launch with Snowden-themed online magazine
14-02-07 CIA confirms agency obliged to follow federal surveillance law
14-02-07 Snowden Docs: British Spies Used Sex and ‘Dirty Tricks’
14-02-09 Snowden used simple technology to mine NSA computer networks
14-02-10 NSA Leak - NSA to House Special Committee on the Judiciary (PDF)
14-02-10 White House urged to open up review into big data and privacy threats
14-02-10 Snowden plea bargain speculation played down by ex-CIA and NSA chief
14-02-10 Internet surveillance: today is the day we fight back
14-02-10 Ed Miliband calls for US-style debate over Britain’s intelligence agencies
14-02-10 Glenn Greenwald’s new website launches with fresh NSA revelations
14-02-10 The Intercept - Masthead
14-02-10 Welcome to The Intercept
14-02-10 The Intercept - News
14-02-10 The NSA’s Secret Role in the US. Assassination Program
14-02-10 New Photos of the NSA and Other Top Intelligence Agencies Revealed for First Time
14-02-11 Protesters rally for ‘the day we fight back’ against mass surveillance
14-02-11 Five surveillance myths stalling NSA reform, debunked
14-02-11 Number of data interception requests to GCHQ ‘possibly too large’, says official
14-02-11 Former GCHQ boss Sir David Omand questioned by MPs: Politics live blog
14-02-11 Remembering Aaron Swartz: icon of the open web
14-02-11 The Terrible Toll of Secrecy
14-02-12 NSA actions pose ‘direct threat to journalism’ leading watchdog warns
14-02-12 Congressional trio criticise James Cole’s NSA testimony as misleading
14-02-12 Privacy board testifies to Congress on report rebuking NSA surveillance – live
14-02-12 Utah lawmaker floats bill to cut off NSA data centre’s water supply
14-02-12 Edward Snowden asylum demand dropped by European parliament
14-02-12 Internet governance too US-centric, says European commission
14-02-12 Press freedom under attack - the risks journalists face in order to report
14-02-12 Snowden Swiped Password From NSA Coworker
14-02-12 6 Anti-NSA Technological innovations that May Just Change the World
14-02-14 NSA workers disciplined over Snowden leaks
14-02-14 Where is Microsoft Bing's transparency report?
14-02-15 US law firm was ‘caught in NSA surveillance net’ in Indonesia - report [ASD]
14-02-15 Spying by NSA Ally Entangled U.S. Law Firm [DSD/ASD]
14-02-15 Document Describes Eavesdropping on American Law Firm [DSD/ASD]
14-02-19 David Miranda detention at Heathrow airport was lawful, high court rules
14-02-19 High court rules against David Miranda over Heathrow detention
14-02-27 Optic Nerve: millions of Yahoo webcam images intercepted by GCHQ
14-02-28 Snowden made cyber-geek nightmares true. Can ‘private’ be normal again?

2014 – March

14-03-03 Edward Snowden’s revelations made it clear: security oversight must be fit for the internet age
14-03-04 When Mike Rogers went on TV to claim Snowden was a Russian spy, the govt knew it was nonsense
14-03-08 ‘What does ISP mean?’ - how government officials are flunking security challenges
14-03-08 Julian Assange tells SXSW audience: ‘NSA has grown to be a rogue agency’
14-03-10 Edward Snowden at SXSW *
14-03-10 Edward Snowden discusses NSA leaks at SXSW: ‘I would do it again’
14-03-10 Snowden has shown the ‘huge disparity of surveillance and power’, says Gellman
14-03-11 Our Chat With Edward Snowden’s Legal Counsel
14-03-11 How a Court Secretly Evolved, Extending U.S. Spies’ Reach
14-03-11 The CIA: the double life of Dianne Feinstein
14-03-11 Obama battles to contain CIA-Senate feud in wake of Feinstein accusations
14-03-11 The CIA likes to write its own rules, but spying on Congress crosses a new line
14-03-11 Senate raises ‘possibility of a criminal violation by CIA personnel’
14-03-11 NSA nominee Michael Rogers: agency must be more accountable to US public
14-03-11 Edward Snowden: ‘The NSA set fire to the internet. You are the firefighters’
14-03-11 Snowden told me the NSA set fire to the web. Silicon Valley needs to put it out
14-03-11 The NSA won’t shut up about Snowden, but what about the spy who stole more?
14-03-11 Michael Rogers goes before Senate committee to outline vision for NSA
14-03-12 NSA scandal - EP inquiry
14-03-12 The documents that disappeared: how a furious CIA-Senate row erupted
14-03-13 US criticised by UN for human rights failings on NSA, guns and drones
14-03-14 Top Democrat on House intelligence panel offers new NSA reform plan
14-03-14 US responds to Guantánamo Bay and NSA criticisms made by UN committee
14-03-14 Britain is treating journalists as terrorists – believe me, I know
14-03-14 14-03-14 UN Human Rights Committee considers report of the United States
14-03-15 Obama seeks to stay neutral in CIA-Senate spat
14-03-17 US defends mass surveillance at UN
14-03-17 Guardian editor receives European Press award for Edward Snowden story
14-03-18 Guardian wins Scripps Howard Foundation award for NSA reporting
14-03-20 Inside the NSA’s Secret Efforts to Hunt and Hack System Administrators
14-03-20 NSA recording ‘100 %’ of another country’s phone calls
14-03-24 Obama to Call for End to NSA’s Bulk Data Collection
14-03-25 Obama: US must ‘win back the trust of ordinary citizens’ over data collection
14-03-25 nowden welcomes Obama’s plans for NSA reform as ‘turning point’
14-03-25 Obama is cancelling the NSA dragnet. So why did all three branches sign off?
14-03-25 The House’s NSA bill could allow more spying than ever. You call this reform?
14-03-25 Obama to set out proposal to end NSA’s mass collection of phone data
14-03-26 NSA critics express ‘deep concern’ over route change for House reform bill
14-03-27 Yes, they can be mavericks, but we need whistleblowers like Edward Snowden
14-03-27 NSA critics express ‘deep concern’ over route change for House reform bill
14-03-27 Obama formally proposes end to NSA’s bulk collection of telephone data
14-03-27 Reforming the NSA: the rival plans to curb government surveillance
14-03-28 NSA ally Mike Rogers to leave House intelligence committee for talk radio
14-03-28 NSA chief Keith Alexander avoids Snowden in retirement speech
14-03-29 NSA listed Merkel among leaders subject to surveillance
14-03-29 No more NSA spying? Sorry, Mr Obama, but that’s not true
14-03-30 Senate NSA critic urges Barack Obama to end bulk data collection now
14-03-30 NSA revelations ‘changing how businesses store sensitive data’
14-03-31 CIA misled on interrogation program, Senate report says
14-03-31 Congress, Pentagon at odds in budget talks; it’s military’s needs vs. lawmakers’ home front

2014 – April

14-04-01 NSA performed warrantless searches on Americans’ calls and emails – Clapper
14-04-02 Martin Sorrell: ‘Don't underestimate the impact of Snowden revelations among consumers’ *
14-04-03 Guardian awarded 2013 IRE medal for NSA files investigative reporting
14-04-04 DuckDuckGo: the plucky upstart taking on Google with secure searches
14-04-06 Edward Snowden and Glenn Greenwald address US campaigners via video
14-04-08 Edward Snowden: US government spied on human rights workers
14-04-11 Report: NSA Knew About Heartbleed Bug for 2 Years and Said Nothing
14-04-12 Heartbleed bug denial by NSA and White House
14-04-14 Guardian and Washington Post win Pulitzer prize for NSA revelations
14-04-14 Guantánamo hearings halted amid accusations of FBI spying on legal team
14-04-15 Pulitzer prize for The Guardian - silence from the UK’s right-wing press
14-04-16 Lavabit loses contempt of court appeal over Edward Snowden encryption keys
14-04-17 Putin tells Edward Snowden: Russia doesn’t carry out mass surveillance
14-04-21 Future of 9/11 tribunal unclear after rocky week of hearings at Guantánamo
14-04-24 The fight to protect digital rights is an uphill battle, but not a silent one
14-04-29 The US supreme court needs to keep up with our cellphones – and the NSA
14-04-30 The facial recognition databases are coming. Why aren’t the privacy laws?

2014 – May

14-05-01 Germany blocks Edward Snowden from testifying in person in NSA inquiry
14-05-01 White House extends data privacy protections to non-US citizens
14-05-02 US and Germany remain frosty amid awkward visit from Merkel
14-05-02 Surveillance: media alliance tells journalists to keep investigating
14-05-03 Everyone is under surveillance now, says whistleblower Edward Snowden
14-05-03 Technology law will soon be reshaped by people who don’t use email
14-05-05 Chairman of key House committee agrees to proceed with NSA reform bill
14-05-07 Surveillance-bill compromise close in House, would end mass NSA collection of phone data
14-05-08 Bill to reform NSA set to move to House floor
14-05-10 The battle to retake our privacy can be won – really!
14-05-11 Glenn Greenwald: the explosive day we revealed Edward Snowden’s identity to the world
14-05-11 Glenn Greenwald: ‘I don’t trust the UK not to arrest me. Their behaviour has been extreme’
14-05-12 Glenn Greenwald: from Martin Luther King to Anonymous, the state targets dissenters not just
14-05-12 Glenn Greenwald: how the NSA tampers with US-made internet routers
14-05-12 Australia asked Americans for more help to spy on Australian citizens
14-05-13 United States of Secrets
14-05-13 Justice Dept. Criticized on Spying Statements
14-05-13 Glenn Greenwald to recount NSA story in new PBS Frontline film
14-05-13 NSA reform: lawmakers aim to bar agency from weakening encryption
14-05-13 DOJ letter (of 13-12-24) to Sen. Mark Udall (CO) released
14-05-13 Sen Udall (CO) and Sen Wyden (OR) accuse DOJ of lying about NSA surveillance
14-05-14 The official US position on the NSA is still unlimited eavesdropping power
14-05-17 Everyone should know just how much the government lied to defend the NSA
14-05-17 No Place to Hide review – Glenn Greenwald’s compelling account of NSA/GCHQ surveillance
14-05-19 NSA collecting content of all phone calls in the Bahamas, according to Snowden leak
14-05-19 First Dog on the Moon on ... surveillance, everywhere – cartoon
14-05-19 NSA to test legal limits on surveillance if USA Freedom Act becomes law
14-05-19 Data Pirates of the Caribbean: The NSA Is Recording Every Cell Phone Call in the Bahamas
14-05-20 EFF Dismayed by House's Gutted USA FREEDOM Act
14-05-20 Surveillance reform bill weakened, privacy groups charge
14-05-20 NSA reform legislation 'watered down'?
14-05-20 Secrets, lies and Snowden’s email: why I was forced to shut down Lavabit
14-05-20 Restrictions placed on NSA’s data store after intense talks over surveillance bill
14-05-20 Statement: OTI Withdraws Support for watered-down USA FREEDOM Act
14-05-20 WikiLeaks ignores ‘deaths’ warning, threatens to name NSA-targeted country
14-05-20 House Prepares Vote on 'Watered-Down' NSA Reform Bill As Privacy Groups Drop Support
14-05-21 Free App Lets the Next Snowden Send Big Files Securely and Anonymously
14-05-21 Google, Facebook Warn NSA Bill Wouldn't Stop Mass Surveillance
14-05-21 USA Freedom Act: Oh, Well. Whatever. Nevermind.
14-05-22 Pentagon report: scope of intelligence compromised by Snowden 'staggering'
14-05-22 The Pentagon report on Snowden's 'grave' threat is gravely overblown
14-05-22 The NSA bill got to the House at warp speed. Senators are our only hope
14-05-22 NSA reform bill loses backing from privacy advocates after major revisions
14-05-22 House approves bill that would end NSA’s collection of Americans’ phone records
14-05-27 Snowden says he was trained as a spy
14-05-28 Kerry: Snowden a Coward and Traitor
14-05-29 Edward Snowden Exclusive Interview with NBC Brian Williams *
14-05-29 Inside the Mind of Edward Snowden (Brian Williams/NBC) *
14-05-29 IC on the Record
14-05-29 Snowden/NSA E-Mail (Redacted)
14-05-29 Daniel Ellsberg Thinks ‘Very Much Less’ Of John Kerry For His ‘Despicable’ Snowden Comments
14-05-30 Daniel Ellsberg: Snowden would not get a fair trial – and Kerry is wrong
14-05-31 NSA Collecting Millions of Faces From Web Images

2014 – June

14-06-01 NSA facial recognition combining ID cards, Internet intercepts, and commercial databases
14-06-01 NSA Collects Millions of Facial Photos Daily, Snowden Documents Say
14-06-03 How the NSA Could Bug Your Powered-Off Phone, and How to Stop Them
14-06-04 Germany opens inquiry into claims NSA tapped Angela Merkel’s phone
14-06-04 How free is Poland?
14-06-04 Two Top NSA Veterans Expose Shocking History of Illegal Spying (RT)
14-06-05 Vodafone reveals existence of secret wires that allow state surveillance
14-06-05 Vodafone feels Edward Snowden effect with surveillance revelations
14-06-05 Court Again Orders Government Not to Destroy Evidence in NSA Spying Case
14-06-05 NSA reform bill finds few allies before Senate intelligence committee
14-06-05 Edward Snowden, a year on: reformers frustrated as NSA preserves its power
14-06-05 Snowden showed us just how big the panopticon really was. Now it’s up to us
14-06-05 Four ways Edward Snowden changed the world – and why the fight’s not over
14-06-06 Deutsche Telekom to follow Vodafone in revealing surveillance
14-06-07 Stephen Fry denounces UK government for not acting on Snowden revelations
14-06-10 Edward Snowden’s NSA leaks ‘an important service’, says Al Gore
14-06-11 Oliver Stone Snowden movie to be part-based on fictionalised account
14-06-12 Pentagon preparing for mass civil breakdown (NSA data use?)
14-06-16 Court denies access to Fisa surveillance documents in Adel Daoud terror case
14-06-16 Google and Yahoo want to ‘reset the net’. But can it work?
14-06-17 Hillary Clinton backs overhaul of surveillance powers in NSA criticism
14-06-17 Social media mass surveillance is permitted by law, says top UK official
14-06-17 Why UK government believes the law is on its side on social media interceptions
14-06-17 TrueCrypt probably didn’t leave a Latin message alerting users to NSA spying
14-06-18 Call to open RAF base for investigation into NSA tapping of Merkel’s phone
14-06-18 European court to rule on allegations Facebook passes personal data to NSA
14-06-19 The open source revolution is coming and it will conquer the 1% - ex CIA spy
14-06-20 House of Representatives moves to ban NSA’s ‘backdoor search’ provision
14-06-20 Congress wants NSA reform after all. Obama and the Senate need to pass it
14-06-20 Fisa court grants extension of licence for bulk collection of US phone records
14-06-20 ODNI and DOJ Statement on Renewal of Collection Under Section 501 of FISA
14-06-23 US Embassy In Berlin Offering Cash To Create Pro-TAFTA/TTIP Propaganda
14-06-25 US to extend privacy protection rights to EU citizens
14-06-26 The supreme court finally understands cellphones – and it’s about damn time
14-06-27 ‘Illegal Spying Below’: blimp flies over NSA data centre in surveillance protest
14-06-27 Beware the Dangers of Congress’ Latest Cybersecurity Bill
14-06-27 NSA queried phone records of just 248 people despite massive data sweep
14-06-28 Is this the start of the end of the age of warrentless government spying?
14-06-30 The NSA Revelations All in One Chart

2014 – July

14-07-03 If you read Boing Boing, the NSA considers you a target for deep surveillance
14-07-03 NSA targets the privacy-conscious
14-07-03 Deutsche im Visier des US-Geheimdienstes: Von der NSA als Extremist gebrandmarkt (German)
14-07-03 NSA: Linux Journal is an “extremist forum” – readers flagged for extra surveillance
14-07-04 How the NSA Targets Tor Users
14-07-05 In NSA-intercepted data, those not targeted far outnumber the foreigners who are
14-07-06 New Snowden Leaks: Ordinary Citizens’ Data Targeted
14-07-06 Four librarians gagged and threatened with prison time under the Patriot Act
14-07-06 Connecticut Four (Background)
14-07-06 Doe v. Gonzales (Background)
14-07-06 Germany demands answers from US after arrest of suspected double agent
14-07-07 Snowden Leaks Timeline
14-07-07 CIA Sent FBI Agents After, Ended Career Of 19-Year Employee Over A FOIA Request
14-07-07 White House on the back foot over CIA role in German spying scandal
14-07-07 The NSA, silent chancellor, and double agent: how German ignorance left us vulnerable to US spying
14-07-09 Second German government worker suspected of spying for US
14-07-10 The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control
14-07-10 German relationship with US 'extremely important', says state department *
14-07-10 Steve Bell on Angela Merkel asking US intelligence official to leave Germany
14-07-10 Germany asks top US intelligence official to leave country over spy row
14-07-11 Germany demands public promise from US to end spying
14-07-11 German spy agency searches for more moles after US breach
14-07-12 Merkel doubts whether US will stop spying on Germany
14-07-15 Germany 'may revert to typewriters' to counter hi-tech espionage
14-07-15 (ASIO) A/G George Brandis set to remove right to privacy
14-07-16 (ASIO) Journalists will face jail over spy leaks under new security laws
14-07-16 Hackers try to protect Nest thermostat owners from Google’s prying eyes
14-07-16 Edward Snowden should not face trial, says UN human rights commissioner
14-07-16 Almost everyone involved in developing Tor was/is funded by the US govt (Pando 1/2)
14-07-17 Edward Snowden: ‘If I end up in chains in Guantánamo I can live with that’ *
14-07-17 Edward Snowden urges professionals to encrypt client communications
14-07-17 Snowden: NSA employees routinely pass around intercepted nude photos
14-07-18 Merkel calls for 'sensible talks' over alleged US spying on Germany
14-07-19 I, spy: Edward Snowden in exile
14-07-21 Hidden network packet sniffer in MILLIONS of iPhones, iPads
14-07-21 The talk about de-anonymizing Tor at the BlackHat conference has been removed
14-07-22 Hall of Mirrors: Wikileaks volunteer helped build Tor funded by Pentagon (Pando 2/2)
14-07-23 Blacklisted: The Secret Government Rulebook For Labeling You a Terrorist
14-07-23 March 2013 Watchlisting Guidance (article)
14-07-23 March 2013 Watchlisting Guidance (PDF)
14-07-24 How the US's terrorism watchlists work – and how you could end up on one
14-07-30 Tor security advisory: “relay early” traffic confirmation attack
14-07-30 Internet privacy service Tor warns users it was attacked
14-07-31 Why the Security of USB Is Fundamentally Broken
14-07-31 USB Has a Fundamental Security Flaw That You Can’t Detect
14-07-31 CIA director John Brennan lied to you and to the Senate. Fire him
14-07-31 CIA admits to spying on Senate staffers

2014 – August

14-08-04 Symantec and Kaspersky blocked from providing software to the Chinese government
14-08-04 Unfinished business: NSA, immigration and wildfires top Congress's to-do list
14-08-07 Edward Snowden given permission to stay in Russia for three more years
14-08-13 Snowden casts doubt on NSA investigation into security disclosures
14-08-13 Snowden: NSA accidentally caused Syria’s internet blackout in 2012
14-08-15 US firm helped the spyware industry build a potent digital weapon for sale overseas
14-08-18 We need a privacy charter to protect consumers and help businesses
14-08-20 GNU hackers discover HACIENDA govt surveillance and give us a way to fight back *
14-08-21 NSA and GCHQ agents ‘leak Tor bugs’ alleges developer
14-08-21 Edward Snowden story to be told at Museum of Sydney
14-08-21 Tor can handle Aphex Twin – but could it deal with Taylor Swift, like, ever?
14-08-23 Records of up to 25,000 Homeland Security staff hacked in cyber-attack
14-08-25 California passes law mandating smartphone kill switch
14-08-30 US government can brand you a terrorist based on a Facebook post.

2014 – September

14-09-02 NSA bulk collection of phone data under scrutiny as federal case opens
14-09-08 Petition calls on Obama to respect rights of journalists to do their job
14-09-09 ‘Five Eyes’ surveillance pact should be published, Strasbourg court told
14-09-12 Yahoo $250,000 daily fine over NSA data refusal was set to double ‘every week’
14-09-15 Comcast Denies Allegations of Tor Crackdown
14-09-16 The Snowden files: What did we learn? (NSA GCSB)
14-09-16 The billionaire, NSA and no-fly list: America’s ‘state secret’ obsession has gone too far
14-09-16 Laura Poitras to premiere Edward Snowden film Citizenfour in October
14-09-17 John Key says Edward Snowden ‘may well be right’ about NSA spying on NZ
14-09-17 High school students care more about free speech than adults, poll finds
14-09-18 CIA chief: “If I’ve done something wrong, I’ll stand up and admit it”
14-09-19 TOR users become FBI’s No.1 hacking target after legal power grab
14-09-20 CIA has stopped spying on western European governments, sources say
14-09-22 Dyslexic spies: GCHQ’s secret strategy to tackle terrorism and espionage
14-09-23 One whistleblower gets $30m in the bank, but others count the personal cost
14-09-24 Edward Snowden wins Sweden's ‘alternative Nobel prize’
14-09-25 FBI blasts Apple, Google for locking police out of phones
14-09-25 Edward Snowden: winning Sweden’s alternative Nobel prize is vindication *
14-09-30 Your iPhone is now encrypted. The FBI says it’ll help kidnappers. Who do you believe?
14-09-30 The Guardian wins an Emmy for coverage of NSA revelations

2014 – October

14-10-15 James Risen is not going to let the US fear-mongering machine win in secret
14-10-16 Citizenfour review – Snowden documentary offers portrait of power, paranoia and one remarkable man
14-10-16 Revealed: how Whisper app tracks ‘anonymous’ users
14-10-17 Edward Snowden on GCHQ, Facebook and his new life in Moscow *
14-10-17 Think you can Whisper privately? Think again
14-10-17 Senior NSA official moonlighting for private cybersecurity firm
14-10-18 The state wants to spy on us – but is it up to the job?
14-10-19 Citizenfour review – Edward Snowden documentary is utterly engrossing
14-10-20 The Troubling Arguments from the Government in Smith v. Obama
14-10-21 Outgoing GCHQ boss defends agency activities after Snowden revelations
14-10-23 Top senator demands explanation from Whisper after user tracking revelations
14-10-24 Canada considers ‘preventative detention’ in wake of Ottawa attack
14-10-28 GCHQ views data without a warrant, government admits

2014 – November

14-11-04 Apple users raise privacy concerns after hard-drive files uploaded to servers
14-11-14 US government planes mimic cellphone towers to collect user data
14-11-14 Experts call for ‘return to human intelligence’ after Snowden
14-11-17 Facebook, Google and Apple lobby for curb to NSA surveillance
14-11-18 Critics of USA Freedom Act lash out hours before US Senate vote
14-11-18 Landmark bill to limit NSA surveillance dies in Senate
14-11-19 Good news about 'death' of NSA reform: surveillance supporters may have dug their own grave
14-11-19 Civil liberties groups vow to fight after Senate kills bill
14-11-19 US Senate blocks landmark NSA surveillance reform
14-11-19 How the USA Freedom Act failed on all fronts
14-11-19 NSA reform advocates vow to fight on after Senate rejects USA Freedom Act
14-11-19 The Guardian view on curbing the NSA: the Senate lost its nerve
14-11-21 The Guardian view on whistleblowers under threat
14-11-25 Want to avoid government malware? Ask a former NSA hacker
14-11-29 Government silent as Snowden docs reveal access to Ireland’s internet cables

2014 – December

14-12-06 Forget North Korea – the real rogue cyber operator lies much closer to home
14-12-08 Mass surveillance exposed by Snowden ‘not justified by fight against terrorism’
14-12-08 Idaho woman challenges NSA’s bulk collection of phone records
14-12-11 The Guardian view on the freedom of the internet: it’s under attack around the world
14-12-13 Spy messages could finally solve mystery of UN chief’s death crash
14-12-14 Call an independent inquiry into the spies and their involvement in torture
14-12-16 Edward Snowden sends birthday greeting to ‘extraordinary’ Chelsea Manning
14-12-17 More people may be dodging NSA surveillance than you think
14-12-18 US tries to strike deal with EU for immunity over online security breaches

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