Edward Snowden

Up to 90 pct of U.S. drone strikes hit the wrong target, major leak reveals

A massive leak reveals the true costs of U.S. drone warfare and how it's carried out. How people are placed on ‘kill lists,' the secret criteria for drone strikes, the 60-day ‘window for lethal action,' and more.
Social Media

Edward Snowden has finally joined Twitter

Just a few days after Neil deGrasse Tyson asked him to join Twitter, Edward Snowden sent out his first tweet to the masses.

Snowden re-emerges from Russian isolation with alien encryption theories

It seems that Edward Snowden's life in Russia may just be a little boring. He has moved on from leaking national secrets to sharing theories about how aliens might be communicating with mankind.

White House response to petition for Edward Snowden’s pardon — “No”

The White House has shot down a two year old petition that had called for the pardon of NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden, with the administration maintaining its hard line stance on the issue.

The NSA promises to delete its phone metadata early next year

The NSA has said that it will delete its records of Americans' phone metadata later this year following the introduction of the USA Freedom Act.
Movies & TV

The first teaser for Oliver Stone’s Snowden biopic keeps it simple … and cryptic

Open Road Films has released the first teaser trailer for Snowden, Oscar-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone's biopic of former National Security Agency analyst Edward Snowden, which hits theaters in December.

NSA’s surveillance programs may be costing the tech industry up to $35 billion in lost revenue

According to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the NSA's programs are hitting the country where it really hurts -- the collective pocketbook, costing U.S. tech companies up to $35 billion.
Cool Tech

Now you can 3D print your own 8-inch replica of the Brooklyn Snowden bust

The artists behind the removed Edward Snowden bust in Brooklyn have made a 3D printable version of it for anyone to have. Snowden fans with a 3D printer can now have an exact, 8-inch replica of the bust.

Artists demand that the NYPD return Edward Snowden bust in a letter from their lawyer

A group of unknown artists placed a bronze bust of NSA leaker Edward Snowden in a Brooklyn park. It was later removed by park officials and the NYPD are investigating who made it. The artists are now demand its return.

Edward Snowden made a joke! The NSA leaker recommends a great password to John Oliver

John Oliver may have grilled Edward Snowden over leaking NSA documents, but he also got light-hearted with the whistleblower. Not only did they discuss d--k pics, they also chatted about passwords. Snowden had the perfect…
Movies & TV

John Oliver and Edward Snowden explain how the NSA collects pics of our junk

John Oliver interviewed NSA leaker Edward Snowden about the most important issue of our day: Whether or not the federal government can see out naughty nude photos, and what the feds do with all those pictures.

The NSA almost ended phone spying before Snowden leaks

The NSA was considering shutting down its clandestine call data collection program months before Edward Snowden leaked classified information in 2013. Now the old proposal to end the program could be used to justify the end of the program.