The Obama administration has committed to additional protections for personal information it has collected but has done little to rein in the sheer scale of surveillance the NSA conducts, especially abroad.
Security agencies in the US and UK have responded by building enormous storage facilities and voraciously collecting as much data as they can.
This Email Newsletter Privacy Statement may change from time to time and was last revised 5 June, 2018.
Computer components destroyed at the behest of Britain's GCHQ spy agency that the Guardian newspaper used to store documents leaked to it by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden in 2013.
© 2013 Sara Lee / eyevine / Redux We have reached an inflection point for the future of the Internet.
To preserve the Internet as an open, global platform for rights, development, and commerce, we need principled rules to govern digital surveillance and protect privacy that apply to every government.