Monday, December 2, 2013

Eavesdropping Helped Win the American Revolution

The ongoing scandal involving the NSA and eavesdropping on phone and email conversations around the globe, of friend and foe alike, might have you thinking the organized espionage business is relatively recent here. Not true.

It’s older than the country itself. It played a major role in winning our independence from Britain and its birth came about because of something that happened in New Jersey... (more)