Rough Diplomacy

U.S. Strategic Command

Operation Shamrock and Thin Thread Origin

“Thin Thread,” was  a NSA program through the agency which could gather and analyze enormous amounts of Internet and telephone traffic and encrypt the identities of people in the U.S. so their privacy was protected.   National Security Agency (NSA), U.S. intelligence agency within the Department of Defense that is responsible for cryptographic and communications intelligence and…

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Thin Thread Exposed

As a pioneer of the now-defunct ‘Thin Thread’ program, which upheld the privacy of US citizens, Binney broke away from the NSA after witnessing what he saw as the erosion of privacy rights under the banner of national security. Wiebe, equally disgusted by the NSA’s blatant disregard for the rule…

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Game Theory : Nash Equilibrium pg 2

Game theory’s development accelerated at a record pace during World War II. Though it was intended for economics, both the United States and the Soviet Union quickly saw its value for forming war strategies. via GIPHY Early in the Cold War, the Eisenhower administration viewed nuclear weapons like any other weapon in the arsenal available for…

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