In the New York Times today, Charlie Savage has another new, important story on the National Security Agency's surveillance programs
. He reports:
The National Security Agency is searching the contents of vast amounts of Americans’ e-mail and text communications into and out of the country, hunting for people who mention information about foreigners under surveillance, according to intelligence officials.
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The N.S.A. is not just intercepting the communications of Americans who are in direct contact with foreigners targeted overseas, a practice that government officials have openly acknowledged. It is also casting a far wider net for people who cite information linked to those foreigners, like a little used e-mail address, according to a senior intelligence official.
This reporting was sparked by Edward Snowden's leaks, which, by the way, the New York Times' editorial board more or less condemned yesterday.
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