Shane Harris

Shane Harris appears in the following:

CIA Points to Saudi Crown Prince in Khashoggi Killing

Monday, November 19, 2018

The Trump administration has been reluctant to assign blame to its ally, while the State Department has yet to reach a conclusion.


GOP Operative Prompted Hacking of Clinton's Email

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Shane Harris' reporting sheds light on the possibility that a GOP operative initiated a campaign for Russian hackers to obtain Hilary Clinton's emails and give them to Michael Flynn.  

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America's Cyber War Against ISIS

Thursday, April 07, 2016

Can the U.S. break through the Islamic State's encryption network? Find out what a cyber war against ISIS would look like.

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The Hidden Cyberwar

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Senior correspondent at The Daily Beast and author, Shane Harris, talks about how the U.S. military, hackers and tech firms are already involved with the battle of the cyberspace.

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James Foley and the #ISISmediaBlackout

Friday, August 22, 2014

The hashtag #ISISmediablackout emerged organically, just hours after the news of American journalist James Foley's execution at the hands of the Islamic State. 

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This Week in NSA: Muslim Spying, Thousands of Emails

Thursday, July 10, 2014

This week brings news about the NSA from the Edward Snowden leaks, from the extent of their surveillance on everyday communication to the fact that they targeted particular Muslim-Americans. We begin with Hooshang Amirahmadi, professor and former director of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Rutgers University, and one of five Muslim-Americans spied on between 2002 and 2008, per Glenn Greenwald in The Intercept.

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Then, Shane Harris, senior writer at Foreign Policy and author of The Watchers discusses the news and updates our List of What We Know the NSA Can Do.

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An Update to Our List of What We Know the NSA Can Do (So Far)

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

In January, we started keeping a running list of technology the NSA has at its disposal -- disclosed by the documents stolen by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden and leaked to the media. Shane Harris, senior staff writer at Foreign Policy, returns to discuss the updates to the list since he was last on.

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What We Know the NSA Can Do

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

The trove of documents leaked by Edward Snowden has revealed the elaborate tricks the NSA can use to monitor communications and data around the world. Shane Harris, Senior Writer at F...

The State of Our Surveillance State

Friday, June 07, 2013

This week saw several revelations about US government surveillance of both Americans and foreigners. Brooke and Bob talk to Washingtonian writer Shane Harris and co-director of the Liberty and National Security Program at the Brennan Center for Justice, Elizabeth Goitein, about the what we can glean from the information that became public this week.

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Meet the New Boss

Friday, April 17, 2009

Shane Harris, intelligence correspondent for National Journal, talks about what Bush polices the Obama administration is continuing -- especially on national security and the release of the CIA memos.

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National Intelligence Estimate: Iran

Tuesday, December 04, 2007

Robert Baer, intelligence columnist for, former CIA field officer and author, and Shane Harris, the intelligence correspondent for National Journal, talk about the information on Iran's nuclear capacity found in the NIE report.

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