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A boost for the terror industry
"Active targeting" in Yemen is causing significant civilian resentment towards the United States, writes author.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 14:06 GMT
Secret court okays continued US surveillance
US intelligence director announces renewal of controversial telephone surveillance programme amid privacy concerns.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 06:17 GMT
It's not always right to keep your word
There’s nothing virtuous about keeping a powerful liar’s secret, and those in power should learn from whistle-blowers.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2013 14:21 GMT
Republican hypocrisy on surveillance
Despite the clamour made by Republicans on government surveillance, they are reticent when Arab Americans are targeted.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 09:18 GMT
NSA leaks and US democracy
We ask what recent spying revelations mean for democracy in the United States.
Inside Story Americas
Inside Story Americas
Last updated: 05 Jul 2013 13:52 GMT
Snowden defends leaks on US spy programme
Former US security contractor says government's 'litany of lies' prompted him to leak about US surveillance programme.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 21:04 GMT
Edward Snowden and Washington's revolving-door culture
The recent NSA leak reveals the disturbing extent to which the US' government and corporate sectors have merged.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2013 15:53 GMT
US spy leak source goes into 'hiding'
Edward Snowden checks out of Hong Kong hotel after expressing concern over US attempts to take him into custody.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 14:23 GMT
US orders investigation after spy leak
White House tight-lipped on probe into revelations about gathering of phone and internet records by government.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 04:10 GMT
Ex-CIA man revealed as US spy leak source
Edward Snowden says he leaked details of US programme harvesting internet and phone records to protect basic liberties.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2013 14:32 GMT
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