UK and US Spied On Millions of Webcam Images … To Smear or Blackmail the Targets?
February 27, 2014
What’s the Larger Purpose for the Program?
Newly-released Snowden documents show that the British and American spy agencies gathered many millions of images from Yahoo web cam streams … and that a large percentage our naked or pornographic images.
Given that the spy agencies use porn to discredit activists – and apparently to blackmail critics – it is worth asking whether that was the larger purpose for this spy program.