James Bamford on Public Surveillance

James Bamford talked about the history of government public surveillance programs, and recent revelations acknowledging the existence of… read more

James Bamford talked about the history of government public surveillance programs, and recent revelations acknowledging the existence of on-going Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISA)-authorized, top-secret public surveillance programs. These included an order that Verizon turn over records of all phone calls originating and terminating between the U.S. and abroad to the National Security Agency; and the “PRISM” program, which allowed the NSA to monitor the Internet usage of foreign nationals overseas who use any of nine U.S.-based internet providers such as Microsoft and Google. close

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James Bamford on Public Surveillance

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Program ID:
313264-3
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 9, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jun 09, 2013 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 09, 2013 | 7:37am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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