Posts tagged “Edward Snowden”

Bergdahl, Manning, and the Overextended National Security State

The contretemps over the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has been occasion …

Posted June 16th, 2014

Private-Sector Privacy at Loose Ends

When Edward Snowden broke open the secretive vaults of the National Security …

Posted May 5th, 2014

Huawei Builds China’s Own Internet “Home-Field Advantage”

Last weekend, the New York Times and Der Spiegel reported that the NSA has been …

Posted March 31st, 2014

We Finally Start to See What Drove Snowden

As the New York Times and Washington Post have recently reported, and Leah Libresco …

Posted March 20th, 2014

The NSA’s Overreach Breeds Enemies

There’s new evidence that Obama lied when he said, “that the United …

Posted March 20th, 2014

Obama Announces Mild Surveillance Reforms

Just as our army has, in President Obama’s famous debating words, moved …

Posted January 17th, 2014

John Mearsheimer on the Persistence of Empire

There are many salient points in John Mearsheimer’s National Interest cover story, “America …

Posted January 7th, 2014

White House Panel Rebukes NSA Spying

Six months after Edward Snowden’s first powerpoint slides went public, it’s official: …

Posted December 19th, 2013

Can Quantum Encryption Protect Your Data?

In our post-Snowden world, we can no longer deny what was always …

Posted October 16th, 2013

Do We Really Want a Cold War II?

Why American policymakers must see themselves through Vladimir Putin’s eyes.

Posted August 9th, 2013

Why the NSA Debate Will, and Must, Continue

President Obama’s decision to close embassies and consulates across the Middle East …

Posted August 7th, 2013

How Your Smartphone Can Spy on You

Excited about the latest iteration of the iPhone, expected to be soon …

Posted August 2nd, 2013

Obama Shouldn’t Prosecute Snowden, He Should Hire Him

Like many, I can’t help but be mesmerized by Edward Snowden’s whistle …

Posted June 10th, 2013

Snowden and Outsourcing

Now that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has outed himself as an employee of …

Posted June 10th, 2013