Speaking of “the Verizon warrant issued by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court … that [Edward] Snowden leaked,” another of the NSA’s whistleblowers, Thomas Drake, said, “… it’s the first time we’ve publicly seen an actual, secret, surveillance-court order. I don’t really want to call it ‘foreign intelligence’ (court) anymore, because I think it’s just become a surveillance court, OK? And we are all foreigners now.” (Emphasis added.)
Indeed we are.
“But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government…”11:33 am on June 21, 2013 Email Becky Akers