Monthly Archive: July 2013

Many Have Access To NSA Records, Documents Reveal 0

Many Have Access To NSA Records, Documents Reveal

A wide range of officials that include those outside the NSA potentially have access to the agency’s bulk phone records, according to newly declassified documents that also reveal that the agency has had “compliance...

Federal Government Hiring “Behavioral Insights Team” 0

Federal Government Hiring “Behavioral Insights Team”

behavioral-insight-team The federal government is getting ready to hire what it calls a “Behavioral Insights Team” that will be looking for ways to subtly influence people’s behavior, according to a document describing the program...

President Obama Trying To Hit Reset Button 0

President Obama Trying To Hit Reset Button

ObamaCare is getting shaky. The IRS scandal is ever-growing. And every couple of days, a new leak comes to light about another U.S. surveillance tactic. President Obama, whose administration is struggling with a succession...

Obama Gives Russian President Cold Shoulder 0

Obama Gives Russian President Cold Shoulder

President Obama is turning a cold shoulder to Vladimir Putin, cutting off plans to meet with the Russian president next month in the midst of tensions over the decision to grant NSA leaker Edward...