Glenn Greenwald

“Snowden Treaty” drafted to end mass surveillance, protect whistleblowers worldwide

Two years after Edward Snowden leaked information about the US government’s mass surveillance to reporter Glenn Greenwald, the two were joined by other journalists and leaders to draft an international pact for privacy rights called the Snowden Treaty. Officially called The International Treaty on the Right to Privacy, Protection Against Improper Surveillance and Protection of […]

Sen. Ron Wyden: NSA ‘repeatedly deceived the American people’

Glenn Greenwald: About the Snowden disclosures, the Oregon Democrat told the NSA chief: ‘the truth always manages to come out’ The Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday held a hearing, ostensibly to investigate various issues raised about the NSA’s activities. What the hearing primarily achieved instead was to underscore what a farce the notion of Congressional oversight […]