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Edward Snowden’s Bizarre Conception of Human Rights

In the wake of Kim Dotcom’s Moment of Truth, and the stern talking-to Snowden gave New Zealand Prime Minister John Key in Glenn Greenwald’s blog, let’s put aside the disquieting implications of timing NSA leaks to increase political leverage for a wealthy crony. Instead, … Continue reading

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Philip Agee and Edward Snowden: A comparision.

CIA whistleblower, Philip Agee: Reforms of the FBI and the CIA, even removal of the President from office, cannot remove the problem. American capitalism, based as it is on exploitation of the poor, with its fundamental motivation in personal greed, … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden’s Incredible Mutating Document Trove

Every word she writes is a lie, including ‘and’ and ‘the.’ — Mary McCarthy on Lillian Hellman Enlarging on a point I made in this update to my last post, I offer a sampling of all the varying tales told by … Continue reading

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Confronting Edward Snowden’s Remarks on Bradley Manning

Note: This is the first piece I wrote regarding what became a recurring motif in the Snowden Spectacle, which I call Good Whistleblower/Bad Whistleblower.  There are links to other posts about the same topic listed in the topmost update below. I … Continue reading

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The Tarzie Snowden Reader

Though early notices suggest it may come and go very quickly, Oliver Stone’s Snowden will nonetheless generate renewed interest in its title character. As one of an extremely small number of writers that criticize Snowden from the left, I feel a … Continue reading

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