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Guests: The Empire of Secrets
As revelations of systemic snooping continue to hit the headlines, Empire asks its guests who is watching the watchers.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2014 11:44 GMT
The US: Surveillance, secrets and security
This special edition of the show delves into the continuing crackdown on whistleblowers in Barack Obama’s America.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2013 09:18 GMT
Michael Ratner: 'We can expect more Snowdens'
Michael Ratner is a lawyer and the president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 11:05 GMT
The Debate: Empire of Secrets
As revelations of systemic snooping continue to hit the headlines, who is watching the watchers?
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 13:19 GMT
Snowden fallout claims second email service
Silent Circle shuts after Lavabit amid reports US government is attempting to access whistleblower's messages.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 20:25 GMT
Encrypted US email service shuts down
Lavabit email service, believed to be used by NSA whistleblower Snowden, suspended amid legal fight with US government.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 03:09 GMT
'We Steal Secrets': The new film about WikiLeaks infuriates WikiLeaks
A new documentary about WikiLeaks has put the transparency organisation up in arms.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 11:37 GMT
WikiLeaks and the public interest?
Civil society groups and analysts discuss the benefits of releasing classified information to the public.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2010 15:30 GMT
Protests on Guantanamo anniversary
Calls for detention centre's closure ahead of protests to mark fifth anniversary.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2007 03:36 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
'I witnessed the Peshawar massacre'
Responding to the massacre: Revenge or resolution?
Turkey's emerging police state
Does Europe remember the Geneva Convention?
From Guantanamo to Montevideo and on to Havana
Massimo Di Ricco
Why #illridewithyou is an ill ride
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