The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) announced today that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden will participate in a live video broadcast in conjunction with SXSW Interactive, a technology trade event held in Austin, Texas. Continue reading
The United States fell a whopping 13 places in this year’s World Press Freedom Index, ending up in 46th place behind former Iron Curtain states like the Czech Republic, Latvia, Lithuania, and Romania and barely beating out Haiti. Continue reading
Following President Obama’s speech on Friday, a Reuters reporter interviewed Russell Tice for comments on the president’s proposed reforms of National Security Agency surveillance programs. Tice, a former NSA employee and whistleblower, criticized the lack of a mechanism to determine if the NSA is lying about its activities.