Citizen Action Monitor

Watch Julian Assange demolish Hillary Clinton’s 7 vacuous allegations against Edward Snowden

Clinton’s trumped up allegations against Snowden insult the intelligence of responsibly informed citizens worldwide No 1092 Posted by fw, July 09, 2014 In today’s Democracy Now broadcast, Julian Assange “responds to … Continue reading

July 9, 2014

Canada spied for US in 20 countries, Snowden document reveals

Did Harper approve Canada’s covert spying for NSA? No 928 Posted by fw, December 11, 2013 “…an exposed spy mission can imperil Canada’s other diplomatic operations — ‘the political contacts, … Continue reading

December 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Glenn Greenwald speculates on implications of latest of Snowden’s shocking NSA revelations

Most shocking – unapologetic US gov. seems bent on strengthening NSA legislation, disguising it as “reform” No 896 Posted by fw, October 28, 2013 To get a sense of the … Continue reading

October 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

British poll shows more people thought Snowden’s revelations were “bad rather than good thing”

Public seems to have accepted government collection of personal data a given in today’s world No 889 Posted by fw, October 24, 2013 “A recent [poll] asked respondents whether the British … Continue reading

October 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Canadians will be surprised, even shocked by scope of Canada’s spying activities, says Glenn Greenwald

Allegations flying that Harper is in cover-up mode, and NDP is complicit. More revelations to come, says Greenwald No 875 Posted by fw, October 09, 2013 “The [Harper] government is … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Snowden risked all to expose massive NSA surveillance, but where is the outpouring of public disapproval?

Spilt divisions of public opinion are unlikely to inspire Congress or Obama to change anything No 815 Posted by fw, July 21, 2013 “No attempt has been made by U.S. … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Glenn Greenwald alleges NSA’s goal is the “elimination of privacy worldwide”

It’s a complete joke that there is robust oversight on this surveillance, says Greenwald No 804 Posted by fw, July 8, 2013 “The reason that Edward Snowden came forward, the … Continue reading

July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

NSA known for attacking critics instead of addressing problems they expose — 70s whistleblower

Reflects attempt to deflect attention from Snowden’s revelations of massive government surveillance and secrecy No 777 Posted by fw, June 13, 2013 “When I was blowing the whistle and they … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Snowden debate pits legality against morality as regulators of conduct

Debates rarely change minds already firmly made up and this one between Chris Hedges and law scholar Geoffrey Stone is no exception No 776 Posted by fw, June 13, 2013 … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

If the people do nothing to stop government surveillance we are headed for “turnkey tyranny” – Ed Snowden

“Even if you’re not doing anything wrong you’re being watched and recorded” No 774 Posted by fw, June 10, 2013 “The greatest fear that I have regarding the outcome for … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment