The Lies Your Government Tells You About NSA Surveillance
from the all-in-one-place dept
The folks over at ProPublica have collected a series of flat-out lies by government officials concerning NSA snooping and put them all together in a short video.
It includes statements from Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, NSA boss Keith Alexander, Senate Intelligence boss Senator Dianne Feinstein and President Barack Obama — all stating false claims about NSA surveillance publicly. It then shows how those statements were false. We’ve said it before but as these very same officials now are trying to assure us there’s nothing wrong with the program, given their past lies, how can we take them seriously?