Published on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by Common Dreams by Lauren McCauley, staff writer Canada’s electronic spy agency, the Communications Security Establishment (CSE), collects millions of emails and other information from its citizens and stores them for “days to months,” according to a document leaked by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and revealed by CBC News in collaboration with The Intercept […]
Published on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 by Common Dreams by Andrea Germanos, staff writer British intelligence agencies can access Americans’ communications data without a warrant and keep it for two years, newly released documents show. The British spy agency, the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), revealed the practices, called “arrangements” by the government, to the Investigatory Powers Tribunal […]
‘A whole new level of violation’ of online users, declares Yahoo, after learning of secret surveillance program called ‘Optic Nerve’
Curious ‘exclusive reporting’ by the Independent raises more questions about government behavior over spying and journalism
Britain spied on foreign delegates at the 2009 London G20 meetings, a newspaper reported Monday.