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I recognize my inability to truly understand these events in the same context or view these events through exactly the same prism.
You had the PRISM program, and you also have National Security letters.
He pops from the screen as a charismatic, occasionally messianic “human prism,” as Moss calls him.
Snowden himself exposed a program known as PRISM that provided these so-called back doors to the NSA in the United States.
Mistakes happen, nuance is often lost, and everything is seen through a prism of who is winning and who is losing.
At eighteen does not love hold a prism between the world and the eyes of a young girl?At the Sign of the Cat and Racket|Honore de Balzac
His name and his bright past, seen through the prism of whispered gossip, had gained him the nickname of The Admiral.Tales and Fantasies|Robert Louis Stevenson
It was an irregular trapezium, a mass struck off from the colossal granitic prism of the Great Douvre.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
A theme taken from a medival author; an antique figure, that of Virgil, but seen through the prism of modern poetry.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
The catalogue was compiled by Mr. George Nicol, bookseller to the King.English Book Collectors|William Younger Fletcher