House Permanent Intelligence Subcommittee Chairman Mike Rogers either lied about the breadth of NSA surveillance or didn't know about it and was incompetent.

The NSA has indeed been collecting the full text of every American's emails without a warrant under the “XKeyscore” program.

A report reveals that members of Congress who voted to extend the NSA's surveillance activities received more than twice the defense industry donations of those who voted to end the action.

Edward Snowden, the whistleblower on the NSA's massive surveillance of Americans, has reportedly applied for membership in a KGB veterans group in Moscow.

Bradley Manning found not guilty of the most serious charge against him, aiding the enemy.

Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) announces he is proud to stand with Rand Paul in the latter's feud with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.

A verdict has been reached in the court martial of Bradley Manning, but the judge will wait until Tuesday to announce her decision on whether the Army PFC violated the Espionage Act and aided foreign terrorist groups when he released more than 700,000 classified documents for publication on the whistleblower website Wikileaks in 2010.

JBS CEO Art Thompson's weekly news video update for July 29 - Aug. 4, 2013.

A story broken by CNET on July 25 stated that the U.S. government has “demanded” that major Internet companies provide federal agencies with their customers’ passwords. The report identified the information as coming from two unidentified technology industry sources “familiar with these orders.”

On most issues, Oregon Senate Democrat Ron Wyden is predictably progressive. But not when it comes to the dangers of the surveillance state. In a remarkable speech he ripped it apart.

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