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Laura Poitras




In Landmark Ruling, UK Court Affirms "Journalism Isn't Terrorism"

Court rules in favor of David Miranda, detained for nine hours at Heathrow airport in 2013 while transporting journalist documents on NSA revelations

Nadia Prupis, staff writer ·



'The Snowden Treaty': Pact to End Mass Spying Would Honor NSA Whistleblower

Edward Snowden, Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald, and David Miranda propose new pact for global privacy rights

Nadia Prupis, staff writer ·


Exposed: Big Brother's 'Unique and Productive' Relationship with AT&T

"The NSA's top-secret budget in 2013 for the AT&T partnership was more than twice that of the next-largest such program," a New York Times and ProPublica investigation has revealed.

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer ·


White House Rejects Petition to Pardon Snowden

More than 167,000 people signed letter urging Obama administration to drop its prosecution of NSA whistleblower

Nadia Prupis, staff writer ·


Filmmaker Laura Poitras Sues US Over 'Kafkaesque' Harassment

Lawsuit requests records from intelligence agencies that have unlawfully detained, searched, and interrogated Citizenfour director for six years

Nadia Prupis, staff writer ·


Dissident Artists Collaborate in Laura Poitras Documentary

10-minute video by award-winning filmmaker shows WikiLeaks activist Jacob Appelbaum and artist Ai Weiwei building installation in Beijing

Nadia Prupis, staff writer ·