Why The U.S. Government And Big Tech Disagree On Encryption

I’m here on 14th Street in New York City, where hundreds of people are messaging friends and family with their phones. But while they’re texting the FBI, advocacy groups and government agencies are all battling over who can read those text messages. Most messages like those sent from WhatsApp, which was the most popular messaging […]

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Class and Corruption Take Center Stage in the Iraqi Election

It’s the Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming to you from Baltimore. Parliamentary elections were held in Iraq on Sunday, May 12; 169 seats are required for a majority, and with only 45 percent voter turnout, and with 92 percent of the votes counted, the Independent High Electoral Commission has declared Muqtada al-Sadr’s Alliance […]

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