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Obama speaks to NSA privacy concerns On Jan. 17 U.S. President Barack Obama spoke in an international broadcast to address concerns that have plagued the…

The right to not be spied on

In a world increasingly driven by the exchange of data over the Internet, the issue of online privacy is never far from the public eye….

Clarifying Prism

Last month’s revelations about the large-scale program of electronic surveillance by U.S. and U.K. spy agencies have caused some confusion. The details emerged gradually in…