Jun 12, 2013 · The National Security Agency's Utah Data Center in Bluffdale, Utah, June 10. US Internet surveillance is not new and the US government is not alone, countries worldwide spy on their citizens
Revelations by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden marked a turning point in the polls: A December survey by the Washington Post showed that 66 percent of Americans were Dec 03, 2015 · Section 702 permits warrantless surveillance on Americans who speak with foreigners, and the NSA has persuaded the FISA court to issue warrants to intercept the calls of the folks to whom those Americans speak, to the sixth degree. That alone encompasses everyone in the United States. Edward Snowden, a former employee of an NSA vendor, risked his life and liberty to inform us of a governmental conspiracy to violate our right to privacy, a right guaranteed by the Fourth Amendment. Dec 27, 2013 · Last week, a federal trial judge in Washington boldly declared the NSA's bulk metadata collection program to be "likely unconstitutional," as applied to individual citizens whose phone records
Saying “we don’t have a domestic spying program” isn’t the same as saying the NSA isn’t gathering volumes of data about American citizens who aren’t suspected of any links to terrorism.
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The US National Security Agency (NSA) collected more than 151 million records of Americans' phone calls last year, even after Congress limited its ability to collect bulk call records.
Saying “we don’t have a domestic spying program” isn’t the same as saying the NSA isn’t gathering volumes of data about American citizens who aren’t suspected of any links to terrorism. The NSA surveillance program PRISM is one of the most paradigmatic cases of a government spying on its citizens. This program was launched in 2007, following President Bush's Protect America Act, to collect and store data from internet communications from at least 9 major internet companies in the United States, including Google, Microsoft Obama Admin Guilty Of Illegally Spying On US Citizens For Years May 25, 2017 Sean Adl-Tabatabai News , US 2 Leaked classified documents reveal that the Obama administration routinely illegally spied on U.S. citizens using the NSA’s Section 702 database. What's more, these private citizens just so happened to be part of a political administration in the middle of a campaign. This is a serious breach of protocol and felonious but we have now confirmed it happened. The FBI, CIA and NSA are being very tight-lipped and recalcitrant in their responses to congressional questioning on the matter.