TSA At The Movies: Theater Chain Looks To Bring Security Theater To The Movie Theater
Like the TSA’s efforts, this will give moviegoers the illusion of safety, rather than actual safety.
by Tim Cushing
Neocons to Americans: Trust Us Again
Keep alive the option to bomb-bomb-bomb Iran.
by Robert Parry

United Nations “concerned” over AT&T allowing NSA to spy on diplomats
UN will discuss the spying issue with AT&T.
by Jennifer Abel
Jeb Bush Claims That Creating Encryption Harms America
“If you create encryption, it makes it harder for the American government to do its job.”
by Mike Masnick

Surveillance Society: Students easy targets for data miners
Policy allows unfettered data collection.
by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Eavesdropping App Will Turn Your Smartphone into a Virtual PA
“The system is trained to identify individual human speakers, recognise emotion and detect stress.”
by New Scientist

Former SLC mayor sues NSA, George W. Bush and Dick Cheney over 2002 Olympic spying
Anderson accused NSA and Bush administration of blanket surveillance over everyone in Salt Lake City.
by Fox News
Ashley Madison hack could mean trouble for some feds, troops
6,788 addresses ending in “us.army.mil.”
by Kevin Lilley


NSA Spying Relies on AT&T’s ‘Extreme Willingness to Help’
The National Security Agency’s ability to capture Internet traffic on United States soil has been based on an extraordinary, decadeslong partnership with a single company: AT&T.
by ProPublica.org
NSA Whistleblower Snowden Has No Plans to Leave Russia
Former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden has no current plans to leave Russia, Snowden’s lawyer Anatoly Kucherena said Saturday.
by Sputnik News

Woman Says Drone Appeared to be Trying to Get Images of Her Suntanning Topless
Yellow quadcopter with a small flashing light appeared by her balcony.
by Stephanie Ip, Nick Eagland
Drone stalks woman suntanning topless on private balcony
“It felt like an invasion of privacy,” she said.
by National Post

School, Police Chief Must Face Lawsuit Brought By Student Suspended For 10 Days For Tweeting 'Actually, Yes'
“It quickly became clear anything resembling a proportionate response wasn’t in the works.”
by Tim Cushing

Chelsea Manning Threatened With Indefinite Solitary Confinement For Expired Toothpaste, Copy Of Vanity Fair
Whistleblower also accused of “disorderly conduct” for asking for a lawyer.
by Mike Masnick
Russian Developers Claim They Have an NSA-Proof, Secure Encrypted Phone
Developers are reportedly in talks now with mobile operators across Russia.
by Russia Insider