President Obama says whistleblowers should be "protected", "thanked", and "certainly shouldn't be punished" - while punishing more whistleblowers than any other president in American history Read more..
Former NSA and CIA director Michael Hayden acknowledges Edward Snowden's whistleblowing motives at the Aspen Security Forum Read more..
Edward Snowden's German lawyer, Wolfgang Kaleck, spoke to Democracy Now! on Monday about the whistleblower's fears of returning to the United States, Snowden's most important release, and the German government canceling its contract with Verizon in the wake of NSA revelations. Read more..
To mark the one-year anniversary of NSA revelations, several privacy and whistleblower groups have taken a look back at what we’ve learned since Edward Snowden blew the whistle on mass surveillance Read more..