All Articles on Edward Snowden

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'Shameful': Yahoo Spied on Email Customers at Government's Request
Rights groups said the news proves "the failure of U.S. government reforms to curb NSA's tendency to try and indiscriminately vacuum up the world's data."
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Snowden Helped Reduce Surveillance and Strengthen Resistance: Report
Audit from the Department of Justice inspector general finds 2013 revelations attached 'stigma' to data collection requests
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Edward Snowden Is the Perfect Candidate for a Presidential Pardon
Edward Snowden is the former National Security Agency contractor who risked his job, his prestige and his freedom to expose the NSA’s secret mass surveillance programs that trampled the privacy rights of Americans. For that, he has earned the gratitude of millions of Americans and the loathing of...
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Assange, Manning and Snowden, Standing with the Conscience of Truthtellers
Last week, Oliver Stone’s biopic “ Snowden ” hit the theaters. The film illuminates the life of Edward Snowden between 2004 and 2013, aiming to humanize one of the most wanted men in the world. Just before its release, a public campaign was launched urging President Obama to pardon this renowned...
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Calling for Prosecution of Its Own Source, Washington Post Slammed for 'Towering Cowardice'
Prominent newspaper received Pulitzer for reporting on NSA programs leaked by Edward Snowden — Now they want him locked him away for it
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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 “...
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Human Element Makes Oliver Stone’s ‘Snowden’ Quite Captivating
Every whistleblower undergoes some kind of transformation that pushes them to the point where they make the pivotal decision to challenge power. Oliver Stone’s film about National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden portrays how he went from a person reluctant to question the government to...
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House Intel Report on Snowden Dismissed as 'Laughable' Smear Attempt
'Their report is so artlessly distorted that it would be amusing if it weren't such a serious act of bad faith.'
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'Pardon Snowden' Campaign Takes Off as Sanders, Ellsberg, and Others Join
'His bravery was a catalyst for the modern movement to defend democracy,' said Malkia Cyril of Center for Media Justice
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Obama Should Pardon Edward Snowden. Today We’re Launching a Campaign to Make It Happen.
Thanks to Edward Snowden’s act of conscience, we’ve made historic strides in our fight for surveillance reform and improved cybersecurity. That’s why today, ahead of this week’s release of the Oliver Stone movie “Snowden,” we’re unveiling a major effort calling on President Obama to pardon the NSA...
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