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EU Parliament Clears a Path to Give Snowden Asylum

A narrowly-passed resolution calls on European states to protect America’s most-wanted whistleblower.

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A Second Snowden Has Leaked a Mother Lode of Drone Docs

A Second Snowden Has Leaked a Mother Lode of Drone Docs

The Intercept’s focus on adversial journalism and anonymous whistleblower security is paying off.

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@Snowden Is Now on Twitter

@Snowden Is Now on Twitter

The world’s most elusive whistleblower is now speaking for himself.

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This New Campaign Wants To Help Surveillance Agents Quit NSA or GCHQ

This New Campaign Wants To Help Surveillance Agents Quit NSA or GCHQ

The new activist project Intelexit appeals to spy agencies’ staff to consider the morality of their surveillance work and offers a way out.

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Mapping How Tor’s Anonymity Network Spread Around the World

Mapping How Tor’s Anonymity Network Spread Around the World

Germany has overtaken the US in total nodes, with France, the Netherlands, and Russia coming close behind.

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Two Charts Show How the Drug War Drives US Domestic Spying

Two Charts Show How the Drug War Drives US Domestic Spying

Nearly 9 out of 10 wiretaps in America today now target drug suspects.

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Did NSA and the UK’s Spy Agency Launch a Joint Cyberattack on Iran?

Did NSA and the UK’s Spy Agency Launch a Joint Cyberattack on Iran?

An NSA document newly published today suggests two interesting facts that haven’t previously been reported. The Intercept, which published the document, highlighted that in it the NSA expresses fear that it may be teaching Iran how to hack, but there are two other points in the document that merit attention. One concerns the spy tool […]

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NSA Acknowledges What We All Feared: Iran Learns From US Cyberattacks

NSA Acknowledges What We All Feared: Iran Learns From US Cyberattacks

A newly revealed NSA document warns that Iran and other adversaries learn techniques from U.S. cyberattacks and use them against us.

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