The Fourth Eye

Five Eyes

The NSA and Me

Various pieces by and with James Bamford

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No Place to Hide

The NSA employs 30,000 people but also engages 60,000 contractors.  A full 70% of the US Intelligence budget is spent by the private sector through about 80 corporations.  

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Venona in Australia and its long-term ramifications 

1996 Australia Venona papers released by the NSA

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Intelligence Elsewhere

An agenda for the comparative study of intelligence: Yet another missing dimension

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Transatlantic Intelligence and Security Cooperation

There is confusion between the distinct subjects of secrecy, privacy and anonymity.

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Introduction, Cold War Technology & Conclusion

Chapter 4 in The Rise and Fall of Intelligence

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Britain Betwixt and Between: UK SIGINT Alliance Strategy’s Transatlantic and European Connections

Describes intelligence alliances as ‘among the most intimate and enduring international security relationships’

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British Intelligence and the Anglo American ‘Special Relationship’, during the Cold War

Threat to cooperation between UK and USA was the UK’s close relationship with dominions, “A number of these states, notably Australia, had developed alarming security problems during the 1940s.”

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International Intelligence Cooperation: An insider perspective

Advocates for a new UKUSA agreement, with more partners

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Oyster

Oyster was the code name for the Australian Secret Intelligence Service

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