Aug 16, 2013

How To Decode NSA Doublespeak

The NSA has been caught flat-out lying to the American people about it's surveillance programs. That's been established. 

But when the NSA isn't lying, it uses misdirection to give a certain impression, while meaning the complete opposite, as a way to dodge telling the complete truth. The government uses circular logic and twisty rationales to avoid being completely honest. The goal is to mislead the public about what exactly it does.

Slate magazine has a great article about how to decode the NSA's Orwellian doublespeak.

How to Decode the True Meaning of What NSA Officials Say

To keep up to date on the latest revelations about illegal government/corporate spying, check out The Guardian's ongoing coverage HERE.

The most recent update involves the NSA's thousands of privacy violations, in spite of it's reassurances that it respects the rights and privacy of Americans. Real about this revelation HERE.

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