Posted by Wordsmith on 9 June, 2013 at 1:15 pm. 2 comments already!


NSA Contractor Edward Snowden, Currently in…China

You can’t make this stuff up. The Guardian has revealed its source to be NSA contractor Edward Snowden, who (not surprisingly) appears to be a fierce advocate of online freedom and privacy and who (perhaps surprisingly) appears to be residing in China for the time being. Seriously, China.
What next? There’s no doubt that criminal charges will be filed against Snowden sooner or later (the only interesting question on that front is whether he ever ends up in U.S. custody (he mentions seeking asylum in Iceland in the article)). But that is a comparatively narrow issue compared to others his story implicates. A few of those larger issues include:

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