The government's been spying on you -- for decades


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By Sharyl Attkisson. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

News of the latest government surveillance outrage shouldn’t be a surprise. A walk down memory lane shows it’s been decades in the making. Among other cases, we examine the incredible story of what happened to the CEO of Qwest communications before the 9/11 terrorist attacks when he says he wouldn’t go along with the government’s illegal surveillance requests

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