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Americans Spying On Americans (6.7.2013)

William Binney has worked in intelligence since the Cold War. As a cryptomathemetician, he helped create a new surveillance system called Thin Thread. When he discovered that Thin Thread was being used to spy on American citizens, he spoke up and eventually left the agency. 

Also in this show, listeners respond to our show about preventive mastectomies, and a veteran of D-Day remembers hiding a sketchbook in his gas mask and drawing while his fellow soldiers slept. 

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