Christopher R. Howard

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ON MATTERS SNOWDEN

July 2, 2013

Tags: PRISM, Edward Snowden, Asylum, Wikileaks

Oh okay, so James Clapper kinda sorta apologized to Congress for lying to their faces. Regarding these data sweeps so vast they defy comprehension, he “simply didn’t think of [it]” he wrote in a recent letter to Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein. That’s not a joke. I’m not making that up. (more…)

SOMEBODY GET SNOWDEN TO REYKJAVIK FFS

June 11, 2013

Tags: Asylum, Edward Snowden, Iceland, Wikileaks, Shout out, PRISM

USA Today quoted Johannes Tomasson, spokesman for Iceland’s Ministry of the Interior, as saying Edward Snowden needs to be in the country to apply for asylum. Aw jeez. The guy might be a little busy trying not to be murdered, Mr. Tomasson. Media accounts portray Wikileaks’ involvement and possible assistance to Snowden as less than decisive. Maybe that’s just what’s making the newspapers, though. (more…)

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