The Snowden Case
- EDWARD SNOWDEN : Portrait of a whistleblower
Born on June the 21st in 1983.
Computer engineer and worked for the CIA and the NSA.
CIA : Central Intelligence Agency, founded in 1947.
NSA : National Security Agency.
Officials estimated at least 58,000 intellience files.
- Where is he hidden ?
Not really known, moral obligation, law, life privacy
Revelations : object
and way of diffusion
- Revelation : way of diffusion
Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, The Guardian, Hong-Kong
- Object of the Revelations
the PRISM, telephone operators, Internet providers, British intelligence services, the Governement Communication Headquarters (GCHQ), China, English newspaper, counter terrorism, USA Patriot act
Consenquences on public opinion press, and politics
- Pulitzer prize
- The Intercept
Glenn Grenwald, Laura Poitras, Jeremy Scahill and Pierre Omidyar, Ebay, February 2014, an anonymous function, safety for sources
USA Patriot Act, measure, Obama
Snowden : a betrayer or a hero ?
Divided public opinion, 51% of the American, raise public awareness, threat for the US security policy.
The complete interview of Edward Snowden revealing is identity to The Guardian
The Guardian : http://www.theguardian.com/world/interactive/2013/...
Le dossier Slate sur Edward Snowden: http://www.slate.fr/dossier/52007/edward-snowden
The Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/edward-snowden/
Wikipédia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Snowden