This Week's Waypoints Is About Repression, Nature, and Escape
The struggle to relate to one another, and to our world.
This SIM Card Forces All of Your Mobile Data Through Tor
"This is about sticking a middle finger up to mobile filtering, mass surveillance."
The Ongoing Trauma of the Muslim Students an Undercover Cop Spied on For 4 Years
A new documentary, "Watched," examines the story of an undercover NYPD officer who spent four years infiltrating a group of Muslim college students—and the harrowing psychological effects on two young Muslim women who had to live under such invasive...
Aviva Stahl and Jeanne Theoharis
The Troubling Metadata Sharing Program That Was Just Revealed in the UK
Through MILKWHITE, low level agencies such as the Metropolitan Police can access metadata collected by GCHQ.
The RCMP Are Being Investigated Over Controversial Spy Tech
The use of "StingRays" in Canada may finally come to light.
'The UK Does Not Undertake Mass Surveillance,' Says UK Home Secretary
Theresa May was challenged by MPs on controversial proposed surveillance laws.
EU Parliament Asks European Countries to Protect Edward Snowden from the US
Snowden scores a symbolic victory, but his legal situation is unlikely to change in the short term.
British Taxpayers Are Funding the UK's Mass Surveillance Program
The full figures have not been made public, but the costs of the program have been estimated at around $17.27 billion.
The Man Behind ‘One of the Biggest Trollings of r/Conspiracy’ Ever
How a fake website for a fake company took the internet for a short and wild ride.
Someone Is Pretending to Be an FBI Shell Company
One of the fake companies flying spy planes has a thing for Kim Dotcom.
John Oliver to Edward Snowden: 'No One Knows Who the Fuck You Are'
Oliver gives Snowden some much-needed real talk. Will it change anything?
The Votes Are In: Americans Don't Care About Privacy
Tuesday’s elections were not good for the internet or for your civil liberties.