06 Oct Edward Snowden
Edward Snowden (21-Jun-1983) is an American former computer intelligence consultant who leaked information classified by the N.S.A. in 2013 when he was an employee and subcontractor for the Central Intelligence Agency. He uncovered widespread proof of constitutionally illegal abuses of state surveillance and evidence of Patriot Act / Espionage Act violations used to spy indiscriminately on the American public.
Snowden fled the United States May 2013, to Hong Kong and then Moscow, where the Russians granted him political asylum. Snowden published the NSA files through journalist Glenn Greenwald and four major newspapers (New York Times, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, Le Monde and Washington Post).
- Revealing the Deep-State Oligarchy
- Insight into 9/11 and Patriot Act
- Explains Government/Intelligence Collaboration