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Snowden awarded freedom of expression prize in Norway

Jun 03, 2015 - 12:30 AM

Former security contractor Edward Snowden wins a Norwegian prize for freedom of expression and receives yet another invitation to receive the award in person

KEEP OUT. Members and supporters of 'Stop Watching Us' protest against the NSA in Washington DC in 2013. The NSA has been at the center of controversy since fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden began releasing information about its surveillance capabilities and practices. Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo / EPA

Snowden warns US still intercepts intimate emails

Apr 06, 2015 - 11:11 PM

The good news is that there s no program named the dick pic program The bad news: they are still collecting everybody s information – including your dick pics Snowden says

RARE APPEARANCE. File photo of Edward Snowden from Wikileaks

WikiLeaks plane 'ready' to bring Snowden to Iceland

Jun 21, 2013 - 11:07 AM

A businessman connected to WikiLeaks says a plane is ready to take whistleblower Edward Snowden to Iceland

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald