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Edward Snowden on Trump, Privacy, and Threats to Democracy

On the eve of his memoir ‘Permanent Record’ being published, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden talked at length from Moscow with MSNBC’s Brian Williams in an exclusive interview. This is their discussion in its entirety, edited down slightly for clarity. See … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden’s Memoirs: Permanent Record

The man whose state surveillance revelations rocked the world speaks exclusively to the Guardian about his new life and concerns for the future The world’s most famous whistleblower, Edward Snowden, says he has detected a softening in public hostility towards … Continue reading

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Snowden: Whistleblowing is an Act of Political Resistance

(Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg/Getty Images) Below, a short excerpt from Edward Snowden’s article in The Intercept: Whistleblowing Is Not Just Leaking — It’s an Act of Political Resistance. “A single act of whistleblowing doesn’t change the reality that there are significant … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden and Daniel Ellsberg Speak to Al Jazeera

In UpFront’s Headliner segment, Snowden responds to his critics, including presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. He describes his life in exile and comments on what it would take for him to return to the US. Mehdi Hasan also … Continue reading

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Terminal F: Edward Snowden’s Great Escape (2015)

Click CC for English subtitles   Two award-winning journalists have shed light on the story of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden’s journey to Hong Kong and Moscow, when his revelations on US government surveillance shook the world, in a new documentary … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden: Use Phrases, Not Passwords

John Oliver and Edward Snowden talk password security.

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Edward Snowden Monument in NYC Replaced by Hologram

Created by a group of renegade artists, the 100-pound bust of Edward Snowden placed in a NYC park has been removed by authorities. But in a show of solidarity, guerilla projectionists crept into Brooklyn Monday night, replacing the confiscated stone … Continue reading

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CITIZENFOUR (2014)

CITIZENFOUR is a real life thriller, unfolding by the minute, giving audiences unprecedented access to filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald’s encounters with Edward Snowden in Hong Kong, as he hands over classified documents providing evidence of mass indiscriminate … Continue reading

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The Moment of Truth

Please note: the event starts at 21:40!   An international all-star lineup of the White House’s most-loathed shared a stage in New Zealand’s largest city for a rally billed by the event’s host, Kim Dotcom, as the Moment of Truth. … Continue reading

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Glenn Greenwald: Why Privacy Matters

Glenn Greenwald was one of the first reporters to see — and write about — the Edward Snowden files, with their revelations about the United States’ extensive surveillance of private citizens. In this searing talk, Greenwald makes the case for … Continue reading

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