Questioning the NSA’s Claim That Secret Surveillance Programs Thwarted 50 Terror Plots

By: Thursday June 20, 2013 12:34 pm

Two United States senators are disputing claims made by the National Security Agency that secret surveillance programs exposed by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden disrupted “dozens of potential terrorist plots.” On Tuesday, before the House Permanent Committee on Intelligence, NSA director Gen. Keith Alexander stated: …[T]hese programs are immensely valuable for protecting our nation and [...]

Former NYPD Head of Intelligence Analysis Uses Boston Bombing to Revive ‘Radicalization’ Report He Co-Authored

By: Monday April 29, 2013 3:12 pm

In the aftermath of the Boston bombing, US media organizations have been providing a platform to a former New York Police Department head of intelligence analyst and co-author of a heavily critiqued and rejected report on the radicalization of Muslims in the West. He has been on CNN and Fox News sharing his views and was also [...]

Leaks Abound as Details Around CIA Sting Operation Surface

By: Wednesday May 9, 2012 11:30 am

(update below) News media claim to have uncovered the true story behind headlines involving a would-be bomber in Yemen, who was allegedly developing a more sophisticated underwear bomb that could be used for a terror attack. The Los Angeles Times, Associated Press and New York Times all in the span of twenty-four hours managed to [...]

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