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Russ Tice, William Binney discuss NSA surveillance capabilities

Former NSA employees Russell Tice and William Binney discussed NSA surveillance capabilities Thursday for the PBS News Hour. Tice described evidence that NSA targeted individuals including judges, politicians and military officers. “Apparently this stuff was being done in the evenings…

Three NSA veterans discuss Snowden disclosures

For the first time since Edward Snowden exposed details of NSA surveillance, three former NSA officials–Thomas Drake, William Binney and J. Kirk Wiebe–appeared together for a USA Today interview. They say the documents leaked by Edward Snowden, the 29-year-old former…

UK newspaper confirms whistleblowers’ claims of massive NSA surveillance

A British newspaper, The Guardian, has published evidence supporting the claims of whistleblowers that the National Security Agency tracks domestic phone calls on a massive scale. In a June 5 article,”NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily,” columnist…