Jeremy Scahill: The NSA’s Role in U.S. Drone Attacks

Investigative Journalist and Author Jeremy Scahill discusses his investigation that NSA Metadata & Geolocators are being used for drone attacks. He speaks to Cory Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.”

Jeremy Scahill (born October 18, 1974) is the National Security Correspondent for The Nation magazine and author of the international bestseller Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army. Scahill was born in Chicago, Illinois, and was raised in suburban Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More than 80 countries have weaponized Drone technology. Only the United States, France and Israel are known to have used drones. Scahill believes it’s only a matter of time before another nation state uses drones.

Cory Johnson asks Jeremy Scahill about THE//INTERCEPT — an online publication launched in February 2014 by First Look Media. The news organization created and funded by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar. Jeremy Scahill, Glenn Greenwald, and Laura Poitras are the editors of THE//INTERCEPT.

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