Tag: security

Are you okay with the CIA following you on Twitter and Facebook?

Are you okay with the CIA following you on Twitter and Facebook?
“In an anonymous industrial park in Virginia, in an unassuming brick building, the CIA is following tweets — up to 5 million a day.” The Central Intelligence Agency’s Open Source Center scours Twitter, Facebook, newspapers, TV news channels, local radio stations, Internet chat rooms, and nearly anything people can freely contribute to according to a report from the Associated... Read more »

Congress Feeds the Trough of the Military-Industrial Complex While Defense Chief Bob Gates Tries to Make Cuts and How The US Can Win Wars Going Forward

The Military-Industrial Complex and its corrupt buddies in Congress are back at it again. This time, their goal is stop any and all defense cuts, even if the money is being spent on wasteful programs and weapons that don’t work. The Washington Post describes how Congress will actively thwart potential austerity measures designed to keep... Read more »