Friday, September 18, 2015

Leaked documents reveal government blueprint for destroying online reputations through elaborate smear campaigns

by: J. D. Heyes
government
(NaturalNews) Investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald, working with former NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower Edward Snowden, has uncovered bombshell after bombshell regarding the manner in which U.S. and Western intelligence services conduct business.
Now, he can reveal another bombshell that ought to forever change the way you view your government and the internet itself.

Writing for The Intercept, a site he co-founded, Greenwald says that one story that remains to be told from the archive of documents Snowden took from the National Security Agency is “how Western intelligence agencies are attempting to manipulate and control online discourse with extreme tactics of deception and reputation-destruction.”

For weeks, Greenwald said he worked with NBC News to publish a series of stories about “dirty trick” tactics practiced by Britain’s NSA equivalent, the GCHQ, and the latter’s previously secret unit, JTRIG (Joint Threat Research Intelligence Group).

“Online covert operations”

Read more http://investmentwatchblog.com/leaked-documents-reveal-government-blueprint-for-destroying-online-reputations-through-elaborate-smear-campaigns/