www.pcworld.com A large coalition of civil rights and privacy groups and potentially thousands of websites will stage protests on the Fourth of July to protest surveillance programs at the U.S. National Security Agency.
www.washingtonpost.com In Tanzania, Obama, Bush lay wreath for 1998 bombing victimsBy David Nakamura – President Obama and his predecessor, George W. Bush, laid a wreath at the U.S. embassy here in a solemn memorial for victims of a 1998 t...
"1. PRISM provides real-time access to email and chat. 2. All of your cellphone calls are being recorded." http://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2013/07/two-gigantic-new-nsa-revelations www.motherjones.com Yesterday, Dana Liebelson pointed out "5 Intriguing...
rt.com After departing from Russia the plane of Bolivian President Evo Morales was forced to landing in Austria Wednesday morning over suspicions that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden was on board, a claim Bolivian authorities denied.
www.bbc.co.uk Some 500 tonnes of fish wash up on the banks of a Mexican reservoir, reportedly killed after a factory poured molasses into the water.
rt.com Attorneys for computer hacker Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer filed an appeal on Monday asking the United States District Court to overturn what they call “a remarkable and unprecedented criminal conviction.”
www.independent.co.uk The word “s***storm” has officially been entered into Duden, the German standard lexicon and their equivalent of the Oxford English Dictionary.
laughingsquid.com Yelp has launched Yelp Wordmap, which displays the prevalence of certain Yelp review keywords as heat map overlays on 14 cities around the world.
video.pbs.org Slavery by Another Name explores the new forms of slavery after the Civil War.