Clapper Admits Trump Could Have Been Wiretapped During Manafort Surveillance

Paul Joseph Watson | 21 September 2017 “It’s certainly conceivable” James Clapper, former Director of National Intelligence under President Barack Obama, admitted during an appearance on CNN last night that it’s possible President Trump’s conversations could have been wiretapped. The admission is yet another indication that Trump was right when he tweeted that Obama had…

Declassified memos show FBI illegally shared spy data on Americans with private parties

Circa | 26 May 2017 The FBI has illegally shared raw intelligence about Americans with unauthorized third parties and violated other constitutional privacy protections, according to newly declassified government documents that undercut the bureau’s public assurances about how carefully it handles warrantless spy data to avoid abuses or leaks. 2 of 30 In his final congressional testimony before…

US surveillance court denied few monitoring requests in 2016

AP | 20 April 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s super-secret intelligence court denied just nine of the more than 1,700 requests it received last year for government surveillance warrants in terrorism and espionage cases, according to a report released Thursday that offers a rare glimpse into its work. The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court received…