Edward Snowden is a famous figure, best known for his pivotal leaks on US surveillance and his asylum in Russia. Now, this biography delves into his life, career, and his motivations for the leak that changed the world.
With this book we will dive into his motivations to divulge national secrets, and gain a glimpse of just how powerful his revelations are.
This is a book with facts about Edward Snowden's life. Edward Snowden was an employee of the National Security Agency, the Central Intelligence Agency, and Booz Allen Hamilton. While employed at Booz Allen Hamilton, Snowden released information about the NSA's data-collecting programs.
He is viewed by some as a hero, a liberator, and a spokesman for the people. A great patriot, who placed his nation above the petty interests of politicians seeking to create a platform for their glory. Regarded by many as heroic, brave, somebody prepared to stand up for what he believed.
By others as a traitor. A man who, through his actions, risked the lives of people all around the world. A man who made it easier for terrorists to operate, for criminals to exist.
Vladimir Putin, the Russian President, signed a decree on Monday 26th September 2022. granted Russian citizenship to the US whistleblower Edward Snowden.
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