- August 20, 2013
The temporary detention and interrogation of Glenn Greenwald’s partner David Miranda at Heathrow is a pathetic, stupid and vindictive act on so many levels. Firstly, it is a disgraceful and arbitrary abuse of power which has no other purpose other than to punish and intimidate Greenwald for his part in the...
- July 03, 2013
Who will stand up for Edward Snowden? Not the American media, that fearless and forensic instrument of truthtelling, which has been generally too busy poring over Snowden’s ‘narcissism’ and character flaws, or arguing that surveillance is good for us, to consider the broader implications of his revelations.
Nor tough guy Vladimir Putin, who won’t do...