Download PDF by Pratap Chatterjee,Khalil: Verax: The True History of Whistleblowers, Drone Warfare,

By Pratap Chatterjee,Khalil

From a prize-winning journalist and the co-author of the best-selling Zahra's Paradise, a sweeping photo background of digital surveillance from Sept. 11 to the newest drone strike

9/11 not just marked the worst household terror assault in U.S. heritage, but in addition unleashed digital spying via the govt. on a huge all over the world scale. In a totally unique and interesting telling, Verax ("truth-teller" and one in all Edward Snowden's code names) recounts the complete tale of yankee digital surveillance put up 9-11, in wonderful comics form.

We keep on with Pratap Chatterjee, journalist sleuth, as he dives deep into the realm of digital surveillance and introduces its solid of characters: builders, businesses, clients, executive firms, whistleblowers, newshounds, and, in a number one function, the units themselves. He explains the complicated methods governments stick to the pursuits and interactions of people and nations, no matter if by means of monitoring the avid gamers of offended Birds, deploying "Stingrays" that snoop on cell calls or "deep packet inspection" that mines e-mail, or via weaponizing courses with names like Howlermonkey and Godsurge to assault the infrastructure of states comparable to Iran and remotely advisor the U.S. missiles utilized in drone killings. He chronicles the complicity of enterprises like Apple, Verizon, and Google, and the bold of the newshounds and whistleblowers—from Snowden to Julian Assange to the lesser-known NSA Four—who made yes that the area might understand. ultimately, he supplies a diagnosis for the way forward for digital surveillance, and for the fortunes of these who withstand it.

By condensing a vital occasion of the twenty first century and a vast, complicated background right into a compact, attractive, and vibrant paintings, Verax is an important contribution that's bound to last.

Show description

Read Online or Download Verax: The True History of Whistleblowers, Drone Warfare, and Mass Surveillance: A Graphic Novel PDF

Best nonfiction graphic novels books

Of Royal Inheritance by Jennifer Williams,Cover Design by Jennifer L. Harrison PDF

A tender lady coming of age within the rural south plantation. This talks approximately her trip to existence as a youngster mom and in a abusive dating. From all of that she grew to become a honor scholar and controlled to be authorized to Harvard University.

Download e-book for kindle: Woman Rebel: The Margaret Sanger Story by Peter Bagge

Peter Bagge's lady insurgent: The Margaret Sanger tale is a blinding and obtainable biography of the social and political maverick, full of truth and enjoyable. In his signature cartoony, rubbery kind, Bagge offers the lifetime of the birth-control activist, educator, nurse, mom, and protofeminist from her start within the past due 19th century to her demise after the discovery of the contraception tablet.

Download e-book for iPad: Pretty in Ink: North American Women Cartoonists 1896–2010 by Trina Robbins,Various

Trina Robbins has spent the final thirty years recording the accomplishments of a century of ladies cartoonists, and Pretty in Ink is her final e-book, a revised, up to date and rewritten background of girls cartoonists, with extra colour illustrations than ever ahead of, and with a few startling new discoveries (such as a local American girl cartoonist from the Nineteen Forties who was once additionally a Corporal within the women’s military, and the revelation cartoonist incorporated in all of Robbins’s past histories used to be a guy!

Download e-book for kindle: La Présidente - Tome 3 - La Vague (French Edition) by François Durpaire,Farid Boudjellal

Au printemps 2015, voyant monter los angeles imprecise lepéniste, les auteurs de l. a. trilogie los angeles Présidente avaient imaginé los angeles victoire de Marine Le Pen le 7 mai 2017. Leur récit d’anticipation politique se fondait sur une query easy, mais vertigineuse : que se passerait-il si le FN accédait au pouvoir et appliquait son programme à los angeles lettre ?

Additional resources for Verax: The True History of Whistleblowers, Drone Warfare, and Mass Surveillance: A Graphic Novel

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Verax: The True History of Whistleblowers, Drone Warfare, and Mass Surveillance: A Graphic Novel by Pratap Chatterjee,Khalil


by Christopher
4.3

Rated 4.32 of 5 – based on 6 votes