By now everyone in the United States and around the world has read about the NSA surveillance program called Prism. It has been widely reported by news outlets worldwide. One of our editors brought this 2012 Democracy Now interview with James Bamford to our attention. It focuses on the massive Utah Data Center called “Bumblehive” a major site for what is known as the Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative . It is enlightening considering this week’s revelations.
The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say)
“Parts of NSA’s PRISM program declassified”, USA Today, retrieved 9 June 2013
“US intelligence mining data from nine U.S. Internet companies in broad secret program”. The Washington Post. June 6, 2013. Retrieved June 6, 2013.
“U.S. says it gathers online data abroad”. New York Times.
“NSA Reportedly Mines Servers of US Internet Firms For Data”. NPR. 6 June 2013.