doctorow — 2013-09-16T13:25:02-04:00 — #1
jjsaul — 2013-09-16T13:44:49-04:00 — #2
My partner woke up in the middle of the night with men with night vision goggles watching her sleep in her own home.
That sounds like a scene out of Brazil.
Did he mean that literally, or as a metaphor for what it means that the NSA might be watching through your web cam?
awjt — 2013-09-16T13:48:52-04:00 — #3
Yes, we are living in THAT reality.
getoffmylawn — 2013-09-16T14:02:45-04:00 — #4
Bruce Campbell is an EU MP? Good for him.
doctorow — 2013-09-16T14:13:34-04:00 — #5
No, literally. I've heard the story. It's terrifying.
rincewind — 2013-09-16T14:36:18-04:00 — #6
As interesting as this is - can anybody point out any more highlights? Unfortunately I don't quite have 3.5h to kill today.
marbe — 2013-09-16T17:32:11-04:00 — #7
A shorter video featuring Appelbaum reading an acceptance speech by Edward Snowden for receiving a whistle blower award, and some extra words:
benhutchings — 2013-09-17T00:22:24-04:00 — #8
Appelbaum first speaks from 21:52-37:26, and then answers questions 2:23:03-2:44:04.
newliminted — 2013-09-17T02:16:32-04:00 — #9
But since he's not the only one with something valuable to say, I recommend taking the time to watch the whole thing. I'm working my way through it, even though I should have been in bed 2 hours ago.
cowicide — 2013-09-17T03:16:58-04:00 — #10
It's not easy being Jacob Appelbaum. He gets continually harassed and shaken down nearly everywhere he travels.
“Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts... perhaps the fear of a loss of power.”
- John Steinbeck
sirnoldor — 2013-09-17T04:47:31-04:00 — #11
I actually listened/watched the entire video. I like to see the questions in respect to the answers.
The information provided was great and in-depth. The questions by the various members of the European Parliament indicated that while some have some knowledge on the subject....many don't and that is very disturbing. I would think that it is the duty of all the members to proceed with individual investigations on the issues.
I am encouraged that the testimonies are causing justifiable concern of the members and setting them on the Path of Truth.
miasm — 2013-09-17T15:44:48-04:00 — #12
This is required viewing and I give it two 'thumbs up'...'likes'... 'bananas'... whatever!
Two of them I say!
fark — 2013-09-18T12:50:51-04:00 — #13
Wow. Jacob Applebaum is my new hero. Very clear, direct, and an excellent speaker covering a terrifying topic. The bit about using various selectors to identify an individual and then use that info to kill them... Yikes!
doctorow — 2013-09-21T13:25:11-04:00 — #14
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