Britain’s “Snooper Charter”: U.K. Parliament Approves Unprecedented Hacking and Surveillance Powers

Saturday, November 26, 2016
By Paul Martin

By Ryan Gallagher Global Research November 26, 2016 A few years ago, it would have been unthinkable for the British government to admit that it was hacking into people’s computers and collecting private data on a massive scale. But now, these controversial tactics are about to be explicitly sanctioned in an unprecedented new surveillance... »

Facebook Undermines US Values by Creating China Censorship Tool – Congressman

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
By Paul Martin 23.11.2016 A plan by US-based Facebook to develop a censorship tool that would enable the social-media company to return to the Chinese market sacrifices American values, the top Democrat on the House of Representatives’ Foreign Affairs Committee, Eliot Engel, said Wednesday. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – A post to Engel’s Twitter account stated: “Concerned that... »

Surveillance company cuts half its staff after losing Twitter & Facebook access

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
By Paul Martin 23 Nov, 2016 CIA-backed Chicago tech company Geofeedia’s hand was forced after Facebook, Instagram and Twitter cut ties with them for their part in helping law enforcement surveil protesters. As a result, Geofeedia let go of 31 of its roughly 60 employees. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) discovered in September that at... »

Privacy Rights of Americans: Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) Sues FBI for Details on “Next Generation Biometric Data”

Tuesday, November 22, 2016
By Paul Martin

Controversy Surrounding “Next Generation Identification” By Statewatch Global Research November 22, 2016 Privacy Organization Says FBI Director Shows “Reckless Disregard” for Privacy Rights of Americans The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) has sued the FBI to obtain a secret agreement with the Department of efense about “Next Generation Identification,” a biometric database containing detailed... »

Britain Passes The “Snooper Charter” Ending All Privacy

Saturday, November 19, 2016
By Paul Martin

by Martin Armstrong via, Nov 19, 2016 Britain has passed what everyone calls the “snooper’s charter” otherwise known as the Investigatory Powers Bill. This new legislation establishes the legal framework authorizing the government to hack into devices, networks and services in bulk and to create vast databases of personal information on all... »

It’s happening – UK Government will be able to SPY on ALL your online activity

Friday, November 18, 2016
By Paul Martin

INVESTIGATORY POWERS BILL will force online companies operating in the UK to store an itemised history of users’ browsing data for one year – and will allow the UK Government to request smartphone manufacturers to hack into people’s devices. By AARON BROWN Fri, Nov 18, 2016 The House of Lords has passed the... »

Merkel seeks to let internet companies gather more personal data on Germans…(Stasi B@#ch!!)

Friday, November 18, 2016
By Paul Martin 18 Nov, 2016 German Chancellor Angel Merkel wants to ease the country’s “restrictive” data protection laws to allow internet companies to collect more users’ personal data. “A principle of the data closeness, which we were guided by for many years, cannot be today used as a guiding idea for the development of the... »

1984 Unfolding As Public Surveillance Technologies Deployed Without Consent

Friday, November 18, 2016
By Paul Martin

By Isaac Davis NOVEMBER 18, 2016 We are fast approaching an era when humanity will be subjugated by a technological tyranny managed by an untouchable organization of elites, bureaucrats and paid public minders hired to monitor our behaviors, emotions and thoughts. In an environment like this, law and justice will be meaningless, as... »

Mysterious NYC skyscraper owned by AT&T nerve center of NSA mass surveillance programs – report

Thursday, November 17, 2016
By Paul Martin 17 Nov, 2016 Built to endure a nuclear attack, a New York City skyscraper known as the AT&T Long Lines Building is actually among the most essential assets of the NSA, which runs mass surveillance programs inside the windowless tower, according to the Intercept. The brutalist structure located at 33 Thomas Street in... »

French Government Creates Illegal Database On Over 60 Million Citizens

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
By Paul Martin

by Anthony Torres via, Nov 15, 2016 By setting up a single database centralizing information on the entire French population behind their backs, France’s Socialist Party (PS) government is giving the state vast repressive powers. Coming amid the state of emergency, it constitutes a fundamental threat to democratic rights, in particular to... »

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