In October, a group of US whistleblowers presented Snowden with the Sam Adams Award for ‘Integrity in Intelligence’ in Moscow, where the former NSA was granted temporary asylum. Former CIA analyst Ray McGovern, who was present at the ceremony, tol
Norway’s politicians nominated the NSA whistleblower for contributing to transparency and global stability by exposing US spying programme
President Barack Obama wants to see Edward Snowden clapped in irons and bound to the U.S. for a criminal trial. Two Norwegian politicians have a different fate in mind for Snowden: the Nobel Peace Prize.
Two Norwegian politicians have jointly nominated former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, saying his disclosures of secret U.S. documents have contributed to making the world more peaceful.
nd the people at the working level at the NSA, CIA, or any other member of the IC are not out to get you. They’re good people trying to do the right thing, and I can tell you from personal experience that they were worried about the same things I was
As President Obama publicly dithers about whether to grant whistleblower Edward Snowden clemency, the political class that Snowden’s disclosures so humiliated has coalesced around a single talking point:
After having watched it... WE WILL NEVER KNOW the 'extent' of Edward's responses... it has been (obviously) heavily redacted which they call 'editing'. (sigh) But there's a lot here... ,, the Five I's 'intimate and para-legal relationship' for instan
Snowden says the NSA uses information gathered from private companies that has nothing to do with security Snowden's latest claims were revealed during a new interview with German network ARD Snowden remains in Russia, where he has claimed asylum
Booz Allen Hamilton, the firm that employed whistleblower Edward Snowden, is now looking to make sure they prevent anymore security disasters.
Ron Paul: Edward Snowden is a Hero - Video
Amongst other things, he says: Whistleblower protection laws do not cover national security contractors such as himself. That's interesting; guess none of the people (ie congress people,etc) saying he should have stayed here and then he would be cons
Former NSA contractor is expected to offer his opinion on NSA reforms President Obama announced last week.
President Obama claims the right to extrajudicially execute American citizens, keeps a so-called “kill list,” and has bragged he’s “really good at killing people.” This isn’t bluster. Obama has backed this up with action, having killed U.S. citizens
"There is no spying on Americans. We don't have a domestic spying program." —President Barack Obama (8-6-13)
The revelations have already prompted two federal judges to accuse the N.S.A. of violating the Constitution (although a third, unfortunately, found the dragnet surveillance to be legal). A panel appointed by President Obama issued a powerful indict
Author of ‘shock and awe’ doctrine says elite threatened by non-state actors like Edward Snowden
Bill Maher acknowledged his respect for former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden during Real Time‘s return episode on Friday, while comparing him to former Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) during an interview with journalist Glenn Greenwal
Daniel Ellsberg — the leaker of the Vietnam-era Pentagon Papers — did a Reddit Ask-Me-Anything (AmA) this week, during which he talked about the NSA surveillance state and explained why Edward Snowden should never come home.
Edward J. Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor whose leaks of secret documents set off a national and global debate about government spying, is joining the board of a nonprofit organization co-founded by Daniel Ellsberg, the well-k
My expectations were low when I asked the National Security Agency to cooperate with my story on the impact of Edward Snowden’s leaks on the tech industry.
Last Summer, Rand Paul announced intentions to file a class action lawsuit against the NSA for their spying program. On January 4, 2014, former Attorney General of Virginia, Ken Cuccinelli announced on facebook that he would be joining Rand Paul in t
Like Snowden, we broke laws to reveal something that was more dangerous. We wanted to hold J Edgar Hoover accountable
3 former political activists revealed their part in a brazen 1971 burglary of an FBI office outside Philadelphia, where they stole as many as 1,000 documents, enraging FBI director J. Edgar Hoover and exposing a domestic spying operation that
In 23 minutes you get the full story from beginning... very informative
Glenn Greenwald To Fox's Eric Bolling: Government Labels People Like Snowden ‘Traitors,’ History Calls Them ‘Patriots’ (VIDEO)
Epic Video: Glenn Greenwald vs. Washington Post Reporter Ruth Marcus
His personal fate prefigures our future
Seven months ago, the world began to learn the vast scope of the National Security Agency’s reach into the lives of hundreds of millions of people in the United States and around the globe, as it collects information about their phone calls, their em
Edward Snowden's U.S. legal advisor Ben Wizner was interviewed today (12/29) on Meet the Press.
HAMBURG – A new foundation to support whistleblowers is being launched by former British intelligence agent Annie Machon, whose resignation and revelations about U.K. spying activities in the 1990s sparked controversy echoing this year’s NSA news.