Edward Snowden

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Europe's top court on Tuesday delivered a historic blow to mass surveillance with a ruling that found the right to personal privacy trumps government spying. The European Court of Justice (ECJ) found in its decision (pdf) that the so-called "Safe Harbor" agreement, which allowed U.S. companies to "self-certify" that they met strict privacy...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
"What I won’t do is I won’t serve as a deterrent to people trying to do the right thing in difficult situations," said NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. (Photo: CyberHades/flickr/cc)
Edward Snowden repeatedly reached out to the U.S. Department of Justice in...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Whistleblower garners hundreds of thousands of followers in matter of hours