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Snowden Speaks Out for Assange: 'If You Would Deny a Thing to Your Enemy, It Is Not a Right'
"You cannot support the prosecution of a publisher for publishing without narrowing the basic rights every newspaper relies on," says NSA whistleblower
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'Major Victory' as Top Court Says UK Snoopers Charter Violates EU Convention on Human Rights
"This sends a clear message: Similar programs, such as those conducted by the NSA, are incompatible with human rights."
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'Most Important Surveillance Story You Will See for Years': Report Reveals How ATT Buildings Serve as Secret Hubs for NSA Spying
"AT&T has bent over backwards to help the U.S. government spy on essentially all internet traffic."
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The NSA Worked to “Track Down” Bitcoin Users, Snowden Documents Reveal
Classified documents provided by the whistleblower Edward Snowden show the NSA worked urgently to target Bitcoin users around the world
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Despite Possible Blowback, Snowden Decries Anti-Democratic Forces in Russia
"My friends tell me it is dangerous to criticize the Russian government the same as I criticize my own. But each of us are given a limited number of days to make a difference. Life is a choice to live for something, or to die for nothing."
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ProPublica Retraction, Say Critics, Does Nothing to Nullify Objections to Haspel's Role in CIA Torture Program
"One way to avoid this sort of confusion would have been to expose and prosecute our war criminals."
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Despite #ReleasetheMemo Call, Trump Signs Warrantless Surveillance Bill into Law
"Our democracy is broken. And now that Trump has signed a bill expanding Orwellian domestic spying powers, the most powerful and corrupt officials will have the tools to ensure that our democracy remains broken, and target those who try to fix it."
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In Name of Transparency, Not Partisan Sniping, Snowden Backs Call to #ReleaseTheMemo
"If true, the citizens must see the proof," says NSA whistleblower. "If false, it establishes [GOP chairman of House Intelligence Committee] lies and has no credibility. Either outcome benefits the public."
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"As a general matter, whistleblowers try to call out wrongdoing while sustaining the least damage to themselves, their families, and their colleagues." Views
Reality Winner Is a Whistleblower
Many whistleblowers pay a very high price. The least we can do is protect them.
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Edward Snowden Comes to Defense of Jailed NSA Contractor Reality Winner
'The prosecution of any journalistic source without due consideration by the jury as to the harm or benefit of the journalistic activity is a fundamental threat to the free press.'
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