Register today to continue reading
Edward Snowden's idealism lacks political purpose.
Edward Snowden’s preferred moniker is Verax (“Truthteller”).He is known more generally as ‘‘the 29-year-old source behind the biggest intelligence leak in the NSA’s history.” He believes that “the greatest danger to our freedom and way of life comes from the reasonable fear of omniscient state powers kept in check by nothing more than policy documents.” He rejects “a society that does these sort of things” as “not…
We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to firstname.lastname@example.org