privacy http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/55328/all en Edward Snowden NSA Whistleblower Makes Mindblowing Claims About What Kind of Power He Had http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130610/edward-snowden-nsa-whistleblower-makes-mindblowing- <p><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 20px;">After a week of bombshell revelations regarding US spy agency the NSA,&nbsp;</span>the newspaper The Guardian has revealed its source<span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 20px;">. The man claiming to have leaked all of the information is Edward Snowden, a 29-year old employee of Booz Allen, which does contracting for the government in many capacities.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130610/edward-snowden-nsa-whistleblower-makes-mindblowing-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> NSA wiretapping privacy surveillance Americas Want to Know United States Mon, 10 Jun 2013 15:30:00 +0000 Joe Weisenthal and Paul Szoldra, Business Insider 5854319 at http://www.globalpost.com Are America's secretive ways destroying its relationship with Europe? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130730/europe-data-wars-surveillance-nsa-snowden <p>BRUSSELS &mdash; Edward Snowden may be amoldering in the transit lounge of a Moscow airport, but the spy scandal he unleashed continues sweeping across Europe&#39;s political and diplomatic landscape. As a US military court on Tuesday convicted that other American security leaker &mdash; the Wikileaks source Pfc. Bradley Manning &mdash; on espionage, computer fraud and multiple other charges, it&rsquo;s unclear when the fallout from Snowden&rsquo;s revelations about America&#39;s electronic eavesdropping will end.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130730/europe-data-wars-surveillance-nsa-snowden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> privacy Want to Know France Europe Germany Ireland United Kingdom United States Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:05:00 +0000 Paul Ames 5898101 at http://www.globalpost.com