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Traitor takes the prize

I suppose it could have been worse: The Nobel committee could have awarded the prize to Snowden himself rather than just to his advocates, the Washington Post and the Guardian. 117 more words

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Friday Fives - passwords and pirates

1.  If you were a pirate what would be the name of your pirate ship?

the Assman

2.  Now that we are supposed to change our passwords, what are you changing yours to? 412 more words

A World Of Whistleblowers

We live increasingly in a world of whistleblowers.  Although they’ve been around in one form or another for decades, the latest generation have pretty much taken center stage. 870 more words

[VIDEO] Putin and Snowden Bromance, Live on Russian TV


“Does Russia intercept, store, or analyze in any way the communications of millions of individuals?”

Snowden also asked if increasing “the effectiveness of intelligence or law enforcement investigations” is justification for placing societies under surveillance. 52 more words

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Snowden Asks Putin About Surveillance On Russian TV, Everyone Promptly Loses Their Minds

Earlier today on a call-in program on Russian television, infamous NSA leaker Edward Snowden questioned the country’s President Vladimir Putin about his government’s surveillance activities. Snowden, after the United States revoked his passport, kept house in a Russian airport for weeks until he was granted temporary asylum in the country where he currently resides. 370 more words