Jason Johnson

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Photos Showing Abuse Of U.S. Detainees Must Be Released, Judge Rules

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. must release photographs showing abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, a federal judge has ruled in a long-running clash over letting the world see potentially disturbing images of how the military treated prisoners.<p>U.S. District Judge Alvin Hellerstein's ruling …

At least 350 people arrested in protest at ECB HQ in Frankfurt

Contribute with Guardian Witness<p>Dozens of police officers have been injured and hundreds of people detained after anti-austerity protesters clashed with riot police near the new headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt.<p>At least seven police cars were set on fire as streets were …

Ex-NSA Director Admits 'We Kill People Based On Metadata' with Drone Strike

We All now know about the existence of the extensive metadata collection program by U.S National Security Agency (NSA), which creates an intimate …

They Know Much More Than You Think

In mid-May, Edward Snowden, an American in his late twenties, walked through the onyx entrance of the Mira Hotel on Nathan Road in Hong Kong and …

The official US position on the NSA is still unlimited eavesdropping power

Modern American privacy law begins with Charles Katz, an accused gambler, making a call from a Los Angeles phone booth. In a now-famous opinion, Justice John Marshall Harlan concluded that the US Constitution protected Katz's "expectation of privacy" in his call. American phone booths are now a …