The Edward Snowden saga took one more twist today as Ecuador announced it had found a listening device in the London embassy where it's sheltering Julian Assange, a discovery Ecuador's Foreign Minister called "another instance of a loss of ethics at the international level." Between that and the bizarre forcing down of the Bolivian president's plane on the hunch Snowden might be on it leads the Rude Pundit to wonder "how far would we go in violating international law just to show the world (...
"This is about retaliation for publishing evidence of U.S. war crimes and other crimes by the most powerful nation on Earth."
"The U.S. government's harassment of whistleblower and activist Chelsea Manning...
The Hawaii congresswoman said Assange's possible extradition to the U.S. poses...
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