SURVEILLANCE

Government black boxes will ‘collect every email’ (UK)

Internet “black boxes” will be used to collect every email and web visit in the UK under the Government’s plans for a giant “big brother” database, The Independent has learnt.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/government-black-boxes-wi...

Israel waging cyberwar against USA

FBI report states, “Israel has an active program to gather proprietary information within the United States. These collection activities are primarily directed at obtaining information on military systems and advanced computing applications that can be used in Israel’s sizable armaments industry.” A key Israeli method is computer intrusion.
READ MORE: http://www.counterpunch.org/ketcham09272008.html

How the Government Spies on and Prosecutes Peace Activists

There has been a recent national news story revolving around the Maryland State Police (MSP) spy scandal, with the MSP illegally spying on peace, death penalty, and environmental groups. A few of the defendants in this trial have also been involved in this incident, being illegally spied on by the MSP. Because of this, we were suspicious about how the Capitol Police were expecting us in the gallery on March 12.

(helps if I provide the link!)
http://www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=viewArticle&code=FIR20081...

NZ Police want prepaid mobiles registered

Police are calling for prepaid cellphone customers to be registered on a national database to stop criminals using the phones.

Criminals are known to use the phones, which can be purchased without identification, because they believe they cannot be traced and can be disposed of easily.

http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/29250/registration-sought-prepaid-mob...

Spy Pigeons Circle the World

Back in the 1960's, the CIA experimented with "Acoustic Kitty," a cat wired up to record conversations. Last year, Chinese scientists reported having implanted electrodes in a pigeon’s brain "so they can command it to fly right or left or up or down." Darpa has performed similar experiments with sharks...

http://www.wariscrime.com/2008/10/26/news/spy-pigeons-circle-the-world/

Confessions of a Conspiracy Theorist

If the details of Operation Mockingbird became widely known, no one would read or watch any news from the mainstream media anymore, and their effort to control public opinion would fail.

http://www.wariscrime.com/2008/10/24/news/confessions-of-a-conspiracy-th...

Pentagon Wants Packs Of Robots To Detect “Non-cooperative Humans”

The Pentagon has put out a request to contractors to develop teams of robots that can search for, detect and track “non-cooperative” humans in “pursuit/evasion scenarios”.
http://www.prisonplanet.com/pentagon-wants-packs-of-robots-to-detect-non...

Every PC in the World Spies for China

And now the Manchurian microchip

Robert Eringer

October 18, 2008 7:13 AM

The geniuses at Homeland Security who brought you hare-brained procedures at airports (which inconvenience travelers without snagging terrorists) have decreed that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This means The Investigator -- at the risk of compromising national insecurities -- would be remiss not to make you aware of the hottest topic in U.S. counterintelligence circles: rogue microchips. This threat emanates from China (PRC) -- and it is hugely significant.

DARPA building search engine for video surveillance footage

The government agency that birthed the Internet is developing a sophisticated search engine for video, and when complete will allow intelligence analysts to sift through live footage from spy drones, as well as thousands of hours worth of archived recordings, in order to spot a variety of selected events or behaviors.
http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20081021-darpa-building-search-engi...

Interpol Details Plans For Global Biometric Facial Scan Database

Global security authorities are to push for a huge biometric facial scan database of international travelers so they can cross-check everyone against a database of terror suspects, international criminals and fugitives.
http://www.prisonplanet.com/interpol-details-plans-for-global-biometric-...

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