Barton Gellman is an author, journalist and senior fellow at the Century Foundation. In 2013, Gellman led The Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of U.S. government surveillance after receiving an archive of NSA documents from Edward Snowden. His professional distinctions include two previous Pulitzer Prizes (individual and team), two George Polk Awards and Harvard’s Goldsmith Prize for investigative reporting. Gellman’s bestselling book, Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency, won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and was a New York Times Best Book of 2008.
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Sunday, September 18, 2016
The House Intelligence Committee’s Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad Snowden Report
Late on Thursday afternoon the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence released a three-page executive summary (four, if we count the splendid cover photo) of its two-year inquiry into Edward Snowden’s National Security Agency (NSA) disclosures. On first reading, I described it as an “...