Scott Horton Interviews James Bamford
James Bamford, author of The Shadow Factory: The Ultra-Secret NSA from 9/11 to the Eavesdropping on America, discusses the NSA’s excessive domestic spying, how all the necessary intelligence gathering tools were available pre-9-11, the second life of Total Information Awareness (TIA) in the NSA and the Israeli government-connected companies involved in U.S. intelligence gathering.
MP3 here. (22:04)
James Bamford is the author of three books about the NSA and a former Investigative Producer for ABC’s World News Tonight.