Global Privacy Leaders React To Obama’s NSA Reform Proposals

 

 

” President Barack Obama delivered a speech this morning on proposed reforms to the NSA’s mass surveillance program. To help illustrate what human rights and other organizations around the world are saying internationally, we have highlighted some excerpts that raise awareness of the need to protect the privacy rights of everyone everywhere, regardless of national boundaries:

Carly Nyst, Legal Director of Privacy International:

“The reforms proposed by President Obama fundamentally ignore those who are spied on simply because they don’t have an American passport. We need genuine, effective changes that account for the way the world now communicates. Secret international intelligence-sharing arrangements must come to an end and human rights must be properly guaranteed to humans, not just American citizens.” “

 

 

Below is the complete video of Obama’s speech on NSA “reforms” .

 

 

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