The Rarely Talked About Reason to End NSA Mass Surveillance

If you needed more of a reason than the protection of civil liberties for limiting the NSA’s surveillance powers, would it sway you to know that the current program of data collection is largely ineffective? Don’t just take my word for it. In a leaked internal newsletter, an NSA analyst explains how he stumbled across a “goldmine” of information the NSA had collected in its undiscerning dragnet: “By sheer luck, (and a ton of hard work) I discovered an important new access to an existing Read more […]