Snowden was right.

Late on the evening of January 11, 2013, someone sent me an interesting email. It was encrypted, and sent from the sort of anonymous email service that smart people use when they want to hide their identity. Sitting at the kitchen table in the small…

When Julian met Eric

If the future of the Internet is to be Google, that should be of serious concern to people all over the world—in Latin America, East and Southeast Asia, the Indian subcontinent, the Middle East, sub-Saharan Africa, the former Soviet Union and even in Europe—for whom…

Laura Poitras talks

“When Snowden was talking to me, I did warn my friends. I said, ‘if it’s real, there’s going to be a massive investigation into this leak. And all the people I know and am in touch with might be pulled into it. They might not…

GCHQ Chief on surveillance

“The people who work at GCHQ would sooner walk out the door than be involved in anything remotely resembling ‘mass surveillance’… I want to make it absolutely clear that the core of my organisation’s mission is the protection of liberty, not the erosion of it”….

Citizenfour review @ The Daily Beast

Citizenfour is a tale that will undoubtedly appeal to those who have already made up their mind about the rightness of Snowden’s actions—and of the nefariousness of the NSA. Those seeking truth should look elsewhere. The Daily Beast

Buy the book “No Place to Hide”

Compelling, powerful, shocking, important (Observer) Spectacular. Dedicated, fearless journalism (Spiegel (Germany)) An indispensable book for anyone who cares about the future of privacy, not just in the United States but throughout the world (National Post (Canada)) No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA and…