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The Leaky Myths of Snowden

Slate Magazine - 16 Sep 2016
Oliver Stone's Snowden is a bad movie, stuffed with myth, short on drama. Stone has always been a tendentious writer but he was once a terrific director. JFK ranks among the most exasperating movies of all time for portraying Jim Garrison, one of the ...

Everest not the focus for Snowden - 25 Sep 2017
The four-year-old will be looking for back-to-back wins this preparation in Friday night's Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m) and Snowden said that race was the stable's sole focus for the son of Snitzel. "Either way we'll take care of Friday night first and ...

Snowden: Yes, it was all worth it

The Hill (blog) - 12 Sep 2017
Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, who disclosed classified information about U.S. government surveillance programs, said the steps he took in 2013 to reveal the surveillance practices were worth taking. In an interview with the ...

Lake Snowden water park in the works

Athens NEWS - 21 Sep 2017
“The plans are absolutely to continue with the water park there (at Lake Snowden) and probably open in 2018,” Hocking spokesperson Tim Brunicardi said Monday. “We are moving forward with that. I don't have any details of what the water park is going to ...

NSA Leaker Edward Snowden: Apple Face Data Will Be 'Abused'

Newsweek - 13 Sep 2017
Edward Snowden, who knows something about cybersecurity and information privacy, criticized one feature of the new iPhone X on Tuesday, saying Apple's facial recognition software is "certain to be abused." Snowden was referring to Apple's ...

A Mini-Symposium on "Beyond Snowden"

Lawfare (blog) - 05 Sep 2017
I am honored that Lawfare is using my new book, "Beyond Snowden: Privacy, Mass Surveillance and the Struggle to Reform the NSA" as the starting point for a conversation on the future of surveillance reform. Many thanks to those in the Lawfare community ...

Lancers' Snowden, Butler sharing the load

Frederick News Post (subscription) - 07 Sep 2017
Butler and Snowden follow distinguished predecessors who roamed the same backfield in recent years such as Pat Balderson and Zach Zwinak, Zwinak and Kevin Myers, Joe Riddle and Tyler Thompson, Butler's older brothers, Phillip and Dante, and Davon ...

Runners are getting slower, but does time really matter?

Omaha World-Herald - 25 Sep 2017
MILWAUKEE — As Wade Snowden began the serious, long training runs for his first ever marathon this summer, he started to realize that he was faster than he thought. He initially wanted to run 26.2 miles at an average pace of 8 minutes, 35 seconds per ...

Traitor, thief, scoundrel, spy

Washington Times - 10 Sep 2017
My role in the Vietnam War was a minor one. I served as an 18-year-old seaman in the radio communication division aboard the USS Kitty Hawk as the aircraft carrier performed combat operations on “Yankee Station” off the coast of Vietnam in 1970 and ...

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