The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden could be in talks to return to the U.S., Bolivian authorities find tons of cocaine packaged as tea, Kenya’s president destroys $30 million in confiscated ivory, and Syrian pharmacists look to herbal remedies to treat patients as supply shortages continue.
Former CIA analyst and The first Secretary of Homeland Security joins MidPoint to provide commentary on the possibility of Edward Snowden returning to America to be prosecuted. What damage did he do to our intelligence? What is the best outcome for the U.S. in this situation? Plus Martin Dempsey “We need boots on the ground in Syria” and Libya’s request for U.N. arms, jets and tanks.
What you’re not being told about Booz Allen Hamilton and Edward Snowden
Published on Aug 6, 2013
Edward Snowden didn’t actually work for the NSA, he worked for a contractor called Booz Allen Hamilton. How did it come to be that Snowden, working for a private company, was able to leak information about a top secret surveillance program?
Who are The Carlyle Group, and how are they connected to bin Laden?
Published on Aug 16, 2013
Here’s part two of our series about Edward Snowden, Booz Allen Hamiton, and the Carlyle Group. The further you look into this kind of topic, the more interesting things get, especially when you bump into a bin Laden along the way. Watch all the way through, share the video, and give us your comments.
Jesse Ventura talks Edward Snowden, whistleblowers, Martha Stewart, mainstream media and much more in this Buzzsaw interview clip. Government lies and Bill O’Reilly’s stake in the news are called out by the former Governor, interviewed by Tyrel Ventura.
Everyone is watched and recorded from birth to death!
Edward Snowden and what he has to say, as a high level (Above Top Secret person), should wake you up. The government you were taught you live under is bogus. We are all really living in the evil 4th Reich. Can it be stopped? . . . INSIDER GUEST CONTRIBUTER
Edward Snowden comes forward as source of NSA leaks
A 29-year-old man who says he is a former undercover CIA employee said Sunday that he was the principal source of recent disclosures about top-secret National Security Agency programs, exposing himself to possible prosecution in an acknowledgment that had little if any precedent in the long history of U.S. intelligence leaks.
Edward Snowden, a tech specialist who has contracted for the NSA and works for the consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton, unmasked himself as a source after a string of stories in The Washington Post and the Guardian that detailed previously unknown U.S. surveillance programs. He said he disclosed secret documents in response to what he described as the systematic surveillance of innocent citizens.
In an interview Sunday, Snowden said he is willing to face the consequences of exposure. . . . Read Complete Report
Over the years we have lost many entertainment icons, many under suspicious circumstances. Most have died young and suddenly. Usually the death is reported as drug overdose, but is that always the answer?
There have been both whispered and shouted charges of a government conspiracy to silence these voices of power because of the truth they were trying to spread and their wide appeal with the people around the world. In this series of reports we will look into some of the lives and deaths of these entertainers and explore those charges. . . Your Editor Dennis Crenshaw
Famous People Killed By The ILLUMINATI – TruthBehindWar
The Five Eyes surveillance cabal, established at the end of World War 2, includes the US, UK, Australia, Canada and New Zealand. The agreement covers how intelligence is shared. And that’s about all we know about it.
Description: Abby Martin takes a closer look at a recent NSA leak which links the US, UK, Australia, Canada and New Zealand as an international intelligence partnership focused on surveillance of each other’s citizens.
Is The Five Eyes Alliance watching you? – Truthloader
Edward Snowden’s whistleblowing has revealed the secret snooping conducted by the NSA, GCHQ and other western intelligence agencies. But this sort of signal intelligence sharing goes back way further than you might think – Truthloader looked into The Five Eyes Alliance (the US, the UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand) and another secret project named ECHELON.