Tag Archives: Ryan Gallagher

Amesys facing Judicial Inquiry

The French company that sold mass surveillance equipment to Quddafi is now the subject of a judicial probe in its home country. According to Ryan Gallagher, writing for “future tense” in Slate, “The revelation caused outrage in France, with politicians calling for a parliamentary inquiry into any role the French government might have played in […]

Social Control, Pt 2

I wrote earlier today about how social media makes it easy for both friends and enemies to find you. I found this on Slate. It seems that the Syrian government is hunting down people who even hold sympathy for political dissidents.