TITLE

Mistaking Omniscience for Omnipotence

AUTHOR(S)
Engelhardt, Tom
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Foreign Policy in Focus;11/13/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the mass surveillance of foreign nationals as well as U.S. citizens by the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Former NSA contractor Joseph Snowden disclosed classified details of the U.S. government's top secret mass surveillance programs to the media. The impact of the leaks on the administration of President Barack Obama, Congress and the intelligence community is discussed. More whistleblowers are expected to emerge despite the threat from the Obama administration.
ACCESSION #
91958976

 

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