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Is Paul Bremer the “Father of ISIS”?

Glenn Greenwald has called Paul Bremer the “Father of ISIS.” Greenwald’s comments were in reference to an Al Jazeera interview with the US Ambassador. Bremer was the Administrator of the Coalition Provisional Authority of Iraq (CPA) in 2003 and 2004. The CPA implemented the controversial “De-Ba’thification” of the Iraqi civil service during his tenure, which … Continue reading

Intelligence agencies pounce on Paris attacks to pursue spy agenda

The Guardian Government officials are wasting no time in attempting to exploit the tragedy in Paris to pass invasive anti-privacy laws and acquire extraordinary new powers that they have wanted for years. In the process, they are making incredibly dishonest arguments and are receiving virtually no pushback from the media. Absent any actual information or … Continue reading

Former NSA Tech Director says “Fire everyone in DC!”

Former National Security Agency (NSA) Technical Leader and whistle blower Bill Binney has stated that the biggest threat to U.S. citizens is their own government. In a Reddit.com Ask Me Anything the long time NSA critic answered questions from the reddit community, covering topics related to NSA mass surveillance and his own thoughts on privacy. … Continue reading

Facebook Announces it will Notify Users of Suspected Account Attacks from State-Sponsored Actors

“The security of people’s accounts is paramount at Facebook, which is why we constantly monitor for potentially malicious activity and offer many options to proactively secure your account.” So says a Facebook Security Notification. The announcement continues: Starting today, we will notify you if we believe your account has been targeted or compromised by an … Continue reading