Free Snowden?!?

Ideas and Issues

New Orleans      President Trump wrong-footed me for a minute.  Trump said he was going to take a good look at whether to pardon Edward J. Snowden, the supersized intelligence leaker and former National Security contractor.  Trump claimed there was a division of opinion with some saying he did the wrong thing, and some people …

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Enough with the Privatization of Security

Ideas and Issues

Little Rock  Edward Snowden, the NSA leaker, appeared via video-conference to an applauding audience in Austin at the South by South West conference among the Technorati to argue for better protection of privacy data.  He was lobbying for improved encryption programs and reportedly Google, Yahoo and others are on the job already.  Snowden’s hope, reportedly, …

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