Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden

Computer Professional, Political Dissident

Mr. Edward Snowden is an American computer professional, former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) employee, and former contractor for the United States government who copied and leaked classified information from the National Security Agency (NSA) in 2013 without authorization. His disclosures revealed numerous global surveillance programs, many run by the NSA and foreign governments.

Videos

Edward Snowden: Surveillance Is about Power

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says government surveillance is taking away our privacy AND our security. Click to watch his full speech.