Tag: Edward Snowden
For those who aid U.S.’ "outlaws," no good deed goes unpunished.
Federal Judge Brian Epps of Augusta, Georgia, said his decision to deny bail was based in part on comments by Winner that she “admires Edward Snowden and Julian Assange.”
Whistleblowing poses a serious threat to power, privilege and the continuation of anti-democratic or authoritarian practices.
Not only did the US torture Manning, US officials have on many occasions practiced arbitrary arrest and imprisonment and torture.
We've taken a few baby steps back toward democracy after the expiration of the misnamed “PATRIOT Act” gives restoration to Americans’ privacy. But if it wasn't for the revelations of Edward Snowden, we would have never known.
The NSA’s collection of millions of U.S. citizens’ phone records is now illegal for them to possess. This ruling comes at a time when the Patriot Act is soon up for renewal.
According to documents released by whistleblower Edward Snowden, it's confirmed that the National Security Agency is converting people’s private phone conversations into searchable text. But isn' this a violation of American's human rights?