Topic: Edward Snowden

Jeff Goodby Explains What He Learned at SXSW This Year Thanks to Edward Snowden and Julian Assange


March 10, 2014, 8:14 PM EDT

Edward Snowden: Tech Giants Are Irresponsible With Consumer Data Exiled American whistle-blower on SXSW panel

Echoing sentiments expressed by Julian Assange at South by Southwest Interactive two days ago, exiled American whistle-blower Edward Snowden and fellow panelists today suggested that tech giants such as Google…

March 10, 2014, 3:34 PM EDT

Julian Assange: Refugee Reporters Are Winning the Information War WikiLeaks founder speaks remotely to large SXSW audience

Julian Assange has a message for the countries he believes have tried to systematically squash the kind of national security reporting he has become known for: Your plan has backfired. The…

March 8, 2014, 3:16 PM EST

Glenn Greenwald's First Look Media to Release Snowden-Themed Digital Mag Title will be announced via Twitter

First Look Media, the journalism venture led by former Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald and eBay founder Pierre Omidyar, has announced that it will launch its first digital magazine next week.…

February 7, 2014, 3:22 PM EST

The Guardian Enlists New York Times to Help Surface Snowden Docs Points to 'climate of intense pressure from the UK government'

The Guardian has enlisted The New York Times to help it report on documents leaked by Edward Snowden that concern a UK government intelligence agency, the British-based news organization reported…

August 23, 2013, 3:51 PM EDT

Editor of The Guardian U.S. Calls NSA Stories 'Core' to News Op Janine Gibson plans to expand into film, tech, music—and sustainability

The Guardian opened its U.S.-based digital operation nearly two years ago, but the British newspaper's American arm has received the most attention for its reporting on the National Security Agency and…

July 23, 2013, 4:24 PM EDT

Washington Post Defends Controversial Snowden Editorial After paper publishes leaks, Post calls for them to stop

The Washington Post’s editorial page editor is defending a controversial editorial on Edward Snowden that maintains the NSA contractor who leaked government surveillance secrets should surrender and that his leaks…

July 2, 2013, 9:38 PM EDT