ACLU Chief: NSA Spied on U.S. Muslims

    NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 18:  Muslims rally in Foley Square to protest ethnic profiling by law enforcement on November 18, 2011 in New York City. Muslims held a rally and Friday prayers and were joined by protesters affiliated with Occupy Wall Street. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

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    The executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union said Wednesday that Glenn Greenwald will reveal that the National Security Agency spied on American Muslims. The group represents Edward Snowden, whose documents Greenwald is using, but the ACLU not working on the story. Nevertheless, Anthony D. Romero said Muslims were "subject to the kind of surveillance that Hoover did on Martin Luther King." Romero had few details to share regarding the story, such as why Muslims were targeted and how deep the surveillance went. Greenwald said he was going to publish a major NSA story a few days ago but paused to report on additional claims made by the government.

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