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XKeyscore: NSA tool collects 'nearly everything a user does on the internet'

XKeyscore: NSA tool collects 'nearly everything a user does on the internet'

Snowden's Dad SCHOOLS Obama, Pelosi, and Holder in Open Letter Activist Post Re: Civil Disobedience, Edward J. Snowden, and the Constitution Dear Mr. President: You are acutely aware that the history of liberty is a history of civil disobedience to unjust laws or practices. Civil disobedience is not the first, but the last option. Thoreau’s moral philosophy found expression during the Nuremburg trials in which “following orders” was rejected as a defense. A dark chapter in America’s World War II history would not have been written if the then United States Attorney General had resigned rather than participate in racist concentration camps imprisoning 120,000 Japanese American citizens and resident aliens. Civil disobedience to the Fugitive Slave Act and Jim Crow laws provoked the end of slavery and the modern civil rights revolution. We submit that Edward J. The right to be left alone from government snooping–the most cherished right among civilized people—is the cornerstone of liberty. Writing in Brinegar v. On June 27, 2013, Mr. Ms.

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David Miranda, schedule 7 and the danger that all reporters now face | Alan Rusbridger In a private viewing cinema in Soho last week I caught myself letting fly with a four-letter expletive at Bill Keller, the former executive editor of the New York Times. It was a confusing moment. The man who was pretending to be me – thanking Keller for "not giving a shit" – used to be Malcolm Tucker, a foul-mouthed Scottish spin doctor who will soon be a 1,000-year-old time lord. And Keller will correct me, but I don't remember ever swearing at him. I do remember saying something to the effect of "we have the thumb drive, you have the first amendment". The fictional moment occurs at the beginning of the DreamWorks film about WikiLeaks, The Fifth Estate, due for release next month. This real-life exchange with Keller happened just after we took possession of the first tranche of WikiLeaks documents in 2010. In this work he is regularly helped by David Miranda. The man was unmoved. • Alan Rusbridger has replied to several comments in the thread below. Lionel said: You're right.

Steve Wozniak: Microsoft resting on its laurels 26 August 2013Last updated at 04:33 ET Apple "found the formula" to remain innovative despite its size Apple's co-founder Steve Wozniak has said that rival Microsoft has been "resting on" the markets it built up a "long, long time ago". He added that Steve Ballmer's time as the chief executive was not as significant as that of Bill Gates. Mr Wozniak told the BBC that one of the key reasons for the success of Apple was that despite being a big firm, it had remained nimble and innovative. He also gave his backing to Apple's current chief executive Tim Cook. "Steve Jobs had very strong feelings about what makes a company great, what makes products great. He said that those who had been criticising Apple for not coming up with a great new product needed to understand that "great advances for mankind don't happen every year". 'Fight for Apple' Continue reading the main story “Start Quote Samsung had great marketing prowess. End QuoteSteve WozniakCo-founder, Apple