Anti-war site, upon notifying FBI of cyber-threat, became surveillance target

From RT: The Federal Bureau of Investigation spent years conducting surveillance on a prominent libertarian anti-war web site, in part because the agency mistakenly believed that the activist page had tried to hack the FBI's own site, according to a new report.

FBI documents viewed by the The Guardian reveal that an investigation into was motivated by an examination of a “threat” that planned to “hack the FBI web site.” Yet the site never threatened any such thing.

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