Author profile: Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones

Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones is Emeritus Professor, History, University of Edinburgh and Honorary President of the Scottish Society for the Study of America. He has written several books and articles including We Know All About You: The Story of Surveillance in Britain and America, In Spies We Trust: The Story of Western Intelligence . His book The American Left: Its Impact on Politics and Society since 1900 won the Richard E. Neustadt Prize for the best book of 2013 on U.S. government, politics and political history.

The Redemption of British-American Special Intelligence Relationship

Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones • Dec 17 2018 • Articles

American intelligence is credible compared with its equivalent in undemocratic societies, but in the interest of objectivity still needs to be challenged.

A Critique of the Surveillance Flap

Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones • Jun 30 2013 • Articles

Despite recent revelations by Edward Snowden, the program of mass surveillance by the NSA and its affiliates is new only in its scale and technical characteristics, not in its intent.

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