Legal Insurrection
College Insurrection
Glenn Greenwald  (Page 1)

Interception

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 5:07pm
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pamphlet_dutch_tulipomania_1637.jpg

I have been skeptical of the trading value of journalists, whose prices have been bid up, “Journalists” are the new no-money-down mortgages:

A whole lot of money is chasing the new cool kids, the newly name-branded “journalists” like Ezra Klein and Glenn Greenwald, who bring their friends along with them to the...

Read More...
 
 
 

Snowden’s double-edged sword

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 24, 2014 at 11:49am
edward-snowden

Edward Snowden is the hero of those seeking to protect privacy of Americans.

He’s also certainly the hero of the Russian and Chinese military and intelligence services, who don’t exactly speak on camera.

The New York Times and Spiegel revealed, based on Snowden leaks, how the NSA managed to penetrate a Chinese computer equipment...

Read More...
 
 
 

Debut of The Intercept reveals things we mostly already knew

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 10, 2014 at 8:45pm
NSA HQ NOVA The Spy Factory

Today was the unveiling of The Intercept, Glenn Greenwald’s new venture backed by mega-money from the founder of Ebay.

The debut is being described with extreme hyperbole, as if a new age in investigative journalism had been launched, not a website.  But even a cursory review, plus the ability to do Google...

Read More...
 
 
 

In re Snowden: Marcus v. Greenwald

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 8:59pm
Ruth Marcus Glenn Greenwald

This segment between Ruth Marcus of The Washington Post (my law school classmate) and Glenn Greenwald on Edward Snowden is pretty good.

It’s being described as Greenwald being rude to Marcus, but I don’t see it that way.

I think they both did a good job.

Read More...
 
 
 

“The point is not so much about MSNBC and what happens here”

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 7:28pm
Glenn Greenwald MSNBC Snowden

I’ve had my disagreements with Glenn Greenwald as to the term Israel Firsters and the Snowden damage to our foreign intelligence operations, but this is pretty funny.

Via Mediaite, Greenwald Snarks at MSNBC: I Defend Snowden Like You Defend Obama ’24 Hours a Day’ (h/t Jim Hoft):

Things got heated when MSNBC...

Read More...
 
 
 

Brazilian spying hypocrisy

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 12:26pm

I have warned repeatedly that the NSA disclosures by Edward Snowden via Glenn Greenwald and others serve a dual purpose.

Part is to expose genuine breaches of privacy about which we should be concerned; part is to disrupt U.S....

Read More...
 
 
 

Greenwald reveals NSA surveillance of Brazil and Mexico presidents

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 2, 2013 at 7:30pm

The Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, who has since early June been reporting on leaked documents obtained by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, told a Brazilian television program Sunday that the NSA read emails of the Presidents of Brazil and Mexico.

From NBC News:

Glenn Greenwald told Globo news program “Fantastico” that a document...

Read More...
 
 
 

UK Court: Gov’t granted wider inspection of encrypted intelligence files seized from Glenn Greenwald partner

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 30, 2013 at 12:29pm

A British court has extended the powers for police to examine files seized from David Miranda, partner of Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, after both sides came to an agreement on the matter.

From The Guardian:

The high court has granted the Metropolitan police extended powers to investigate whether crimes related to terrorism and...

Read More...
 
 
 

ProPublica joins NSA reporting collaboration with The Guardian and NY Times

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 26, 2013 at 12:47pm

The Guardian has added another partner to its reporting collaboration on the NSA files leaked by Edward Snowden.  Investigative reporting outfit ProPublica confirmed that it has been quietly working with The Guardian on a story on the subject and has recently joined with the New York Times as well.

From Buzzfeed:

The non-profit...

Read More...
 
 
 

Der Spiegel: Snowden docs reveal U.S. intelligence operations against U.N., E.U.

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 5:56pm

The National Security Agency secretly monitored the headquarters of the United Nations and gained access to its internal video conferencing system, according to German magazine Der Spiegel, citing documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.

From Reuters:

The U.S. National Security Agency has bugged the United Nations’ New York headquarters, Germany’s Der...

Read More...
 
 
 

Snowden alleges UK government is leaking documents about itself

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 10:18am

NSA leaker Edward Snowden – speaking through The Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald – has now alleged that the UK government intentionally leaked information to the media with the purpose of justifying the government’s claim that Snowden’s leaked documents could present a danger to the public’s safety if disclosed.

Greenwald’s partner David Miranda sued...

Read More...
 
 
 

UK court grants only limited access to seized materials from Greenwald’s partner…for now

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 8:10pm

A UK court has limited authorities’ access to digital data that was seized from the partner of Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, except in the case of national security purposes.

David Miranda was detained and questioned for nearly nine hours Sunday as he transited through Heathrow airport in London on his way back...

Read More...
 
 
 

Beware Glenn Greenwald bearing leaks

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:40pm

Just as the NSA-Snowden leak story was being broken by The Guardian via Glenn Greenwald, and to a lesser extent at The Washington Post, I thought about writing a post with the title this post bears.  In the crush of other things, and the uncertainty as to what was involved, it didn’t...

Read More...
 
 
 

Greenwald says he’ll publish UK documents after partner detained in London

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 19, 2013 at 3:36pm

Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald warns that he will publish many more documents about the British government’s surveillance activities, after his partner was detained and questioned at a London airport this weekend.

From Reuters (via Huffington Post):

“I will be far...

Read More...
 
 
Page 1 of 41234