Small Blimp Used to Protest Illegal NSA Spying

A small blimp flew over the NSA’s data center yesterday to protest the agency’s illegal spying.

Blimp Protests Illegal NSA Spying.

Blimp Protests Illegal NSA Spying. Photo: Greenpeace via Electronic Frontier Foundation

According to the Electronic Frontier Foundation:

“A coalition of grassroots groups from across the political spectrum joined forces to fly an airship over the NSA’s data center in Bluffdale, Utah on Friday, June 27, 2014, to protest the government’s illegal mass surveillance program.  The environmental group Greenpeace flew its 135′ long thermal airship over the data center carrying the message ‘NSA Illegal Spying Below’.”

News coverage can be found here and elsewhere:

Electronic Frontier Foundation: Diverse Groups Fly Airship Over NSA’s Utah Data Center to Protest Illegal Spying

The Guardian: ‘Illegal Spying Below’ – blimp flies over NSA data centre in surveillance protest

Wired: Protestors Launch a 135-Foot Blimp Over the NSA’s Utah Data Center

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