Okay, so it’s Monday, and that’s never good, but at least you’re not in Syria, right? 22 air strikes and counting. Well, back here where it’s comfy and safe, sometimes too comfy and safe, we can read the news instead of becoming the news: at least as long as the government doesn’t want us, we have the choice. Otherwise your life just goes full Barrett Brown.
Still, it’s never a bad idea to watch your six, and that is why we have all the cyberwar and hacktivism news that IS news in your morning roundup. Make that choice an informed one.
Media Lessons from the Snowden Documents by Glenn Greenwald (TheIntercept)
103 Years Later, Wall Street Turned Out Just As One Man Predicted (ConspiracyScope)
Here’s what hackers look like…according to stock photos (SadAndUseless)
Text of the “Freedom Act” (Cryptome)
Anonymous Obit: Still Life: For Janet (FifthColumnNews)