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Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) walks from a Republican Senate caucus meeting with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 26, 2018.

A top GOP senator won’t vote for Trump attorney general nominee William Barr over concerns he’ll condone spying on US citizens

"I'm a no," Paul said on Monday. "[Barr has] been the chief advocate for warrantless surveillance of US citizens."
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.

Edward Snowden has joined human rights groups in calling for Sundar Pichai to kill Google’s plans in China

The open letter was published the evening before Google CEO Sundar Pichai was due to testify in front of Congress.
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is pictured speaking via remote video at a conference hosted in Tel Aviv.

Edward Snowden: Israeli spyware was used to track and eventually kill Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi critic Omar Abdulaziz — a close associate of Jamal Khashoggi —  reportedly had his smartphone targeted by Israeli spyware this year.

Edward Snowden created an app that turns smartphones into security systems aimed at thwarting spies

Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor and notorious whistleblower, just launched a new app, Haven.

Congress has just days to extend, reform, or repeal the controversial law that lets the US government track calls and emails

FISA Section 702, which allows the US government to collect communications without a warrant, is set to expire on December 31. Congress has to act on it soon.

My quest to uncover secret Edward Snowden emails highlights the frustratingly long government-records process

My quest to uncover secret Edward Snowden emails highlights the frustratingly long government-records process

Report: Russia could send Edward Snowden back to the US as a ‘gift’ to Trump

Such a move could be an attempt to "curry favor," with the Trump administration, according to US intelligence officials who spoke to NBC News.

My quest to uncover secret Edward Snowden emails highlights the frustratingly long government-records process

The end of a long, frustrating road to gain a deeper understanding of Snowden's career before he leaked thousands of classified documents to journalists.

Top security expert: Trump’s unsecured Android phone could be used to spy on the president

"That Android has a microphone, which means that it can be turned into a room bug without anyone's knowledge. That's my real fear."