We have long covered what happens the in the shadowy alleyways where the NSA and corporate America have gotten together in their unholy unions. Sometimes these unions are voluntary. We have seen also that many of these relationships were not and that companies have no choice but to work with the NSA.
Pro Publica reveals in the attached article and podcast that some companies even have undercover agents lodged within these companies. A corporate/intelligence telecom fusion. That’s pretty healthy for a free society.