Britain Has a New Snooper-in-Chief

And her name is Theresa May.

The Cable

Top U.S. Spy: ‘Use Whatever Bathroom You Want’

James Clapper wades into the transgender bathrooms debate.


Turns Out That Maybe You Shouldn’t Trust the ‘Media’

From Iran to China, repressive governments are posing as journalists to hack into the computers of dissidents and other enemies of the state.


Washington and London Are Looking For a Few Good Gay Spies

Britain's MI6 flew the rainbow flag from their London headquarters on Tuesday -- but intelligence agencies have not always been so accepting of LGBT spies.

The Cable

Feds Will Facebook Stalk You Before You Get Top Secret Clearance

Background checks will now include a look at public social media profiles.

The Cable

SitRep: Accused Navy Spy “Ambushed” by Feds, Taliban and AQ Together Again

New Chinese naval exercises; American ally in Turkey quits; and lots more

Shadow Government

Measuring Change at the CIA

It would be a mistake to reverse or suspend any of the reforms now underway at Langley without the benefit of a rigorous and objective assessment of how the new priorities, structures, and work processes are actually impacting the agency’s core missions.

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