US Whistleblower Edward Snowden To Publish Memoir
Friday, August 2, 2019, 12:25 PM
Edward Snowden, former National Security Agency contractor who fled to Russia after leaking information about the US government's mass surveillance program, is publishing a memoir. Snowden, who once worked for the CIA in addition to the NSA, has been living in Russia since leaking thousands of classified documents to the press in 2013 which revealed the scope of US government surveillance after 9/11.
Family Who Helped Edward Snowden Asks Canada For Asylum
Thursday, May 30, 2019, 8:31 PM
A lawyer for family who sheltered fugitive former US National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden asked Canada to take them in as refugees, saying they were being persecuted in Hong-Kong. Guillaume Cliche-Rivard of non-governmental group For the Refugees, which in March sponsored two other Snowden "Guardian Angels" Vanessa Rodel and her seven-year-old daughter Keana of Philippines made the plea on "humanitarian grounds" at a-press-conference.