Snowden: Israeli Spyware Used By Governments To Pursue Journalists Targeted For Assassination

By Whitney Webb, -

TEL AVIV — NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden told an Israeli audience on Tuesday that surveillance software designed by an Israeli company had been used to target groups of journalists in Mexico [...]

‘Snowden Is The Master Of His Own Destiny’ Russia Rebuts US Attempts To Have Whistleblower Extradited

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United States President Donald Trump is expected to pressure Russia to hand over NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in exchange for sanctions relief at the upcoming Trump-Putin summit; however, [...]

Snowden’s New App Turns Phones Into Home Security Systems

By Andy Greenberg, -

YOUR DIGITAL SECURITY, any sufficiently paranoid person will remind you, is only as good as your physical security. The world's most sensitive users of technology, like dissidents, activists, or [...]

National Whistleblower Day: Stop Prosecuting Whistleblowers

By Staff for Reporters Without Borders. To commemorate National Whistleblower Day (July 30), Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is urging the United States government to stop using legislation meant [...]

Snowden’s Hong Kong Lawyer Being Threatened By Authorities

By Raquel Carvalho, -

By Raquel Carvalho for South China Morning Post - Barrister Robert Tibbo says he is facing complaints from Immigration Department accusing him of having conflicting interests and breaching [...]

Edward Snowden Comes To Defense Of Jailed NSA Contractor Reality Winner

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By Staff of Common Dreams - A day after her arrest was announced publicly by the U.S. Justice Department, Reality Winner, the 25-year-old alleged source of a leaked National Security Agency [...]

Snowden’s Advice To Trump On Surveillance

By Alex Emmons, -

By Alex Emmons for The Intercept. Snowden explained that the NSA’s surveillance dragnet currently allows any analyst with an appropriate clearance to search a massive database of communications [...]

Is Russia Handing Over Edward Snowden As Gift For Trump?

By Jessica McBride, -

By Jessica McBride for Heavy - Russia is considering turning over former NSA contractor Edward Snowden as a gift to Donald Trump, according to several published reports. The news was broken by [...]

Snowden Document Reveals What NSA Knew About Previous Russian Hacking

By Sam Biddle, -

By Sam Biddle for The Intercept - TO DATE, THE only public evidence that the Russian government was responsible for hacks of the DNC and key Democratic figures has been circumstantial and far [...]

Snowden Docs Show Israel ‘True Threat’ to Middle East

By Haaretz and JTA, -

By Haaretz and JTA in Reader Supported News. British intelligence spied on Israeli diplomats and firms in addition to its military, the French daily Le Monde reported on Wednesday, based on [...]

Obama Rejects Pardon For Snowden

By Jerry White, -

By Jerry White for WSWS - In an interview published Friday, President Barack Obama told Der Spiegeland German public broadcaster ARD that he would not pardon Edward Snowden before leaving office [...]

Snowden: ‘Journalists Are A Threatened Class’ In Era Of Mass Surveillance

By Nika Knight, -

By Nika Knight for Common Dreams - "Journalists are increasingly a threatened class when we think about the right to privacy," Snowden said. "Yes, I can give you tips on how to protect your [...]

Snowden 2.0: NSA Contractor Arrested For Stealing Malware

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By Staff of RT - The FBI "secretly arrested” a National Security Agency contractor on suspicion of stealing and revealing malware the NSA used to hack foreign governments, according to The [...]

Look Back At What Snowden Told World About U.S.-Israel Relationship

By Alex Kane, -

By Alex Kane for Mondoweiss and Transcend Media Service - 29 Sep 2016 – Edward Snowden remains exiled in Russia. But the former intelligence contractor and National Security Agency-whistleblower [...]

Europe’s Top Human Rights Court Considers Legality Of Actions By Edward Snowden

By Ryan Gallagher, -

By Ryan Gallagher for The Intercept - HUMAN RIGHTS GROUPS have launched a major new legal challenge over mass surveillance programs revealed by the National Security Agency whistleblower Edward [...]