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GREENWALD: 'Mark My Words,' Soon You'll See The Larger Scope Of NSA Abuses

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Edward Snowden and reporter Glenn Greenwald, who brought to light the whistleblower's leaks about mass U.S. government surveillance last year, appeared together via video link from opposite ends of the earth on Saturday for what was believed to be the first time since Snowden sought asylum in Russia.

A sympathetic crowd of nearly 1,000 packed a downtown Chicago hotel ballroom at Amnesty International USA's annual human rights meeting and gave Greenwald, who dialed in from Brazil, a raucous welcome before Snowden was patched in 15 minutes later to a standing ovation.

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"Mark my words."

"Mark my words. Put stars by it and in two months or so come back and tell me if I didn't make good on my word."

Duly marked.

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Love you like a brother GG

but you may have just signed your death warrant.

Just sayin'.

Cyril's picture

Well, thanks Glenn, but we can already run our own queries

Well, thanks Glenn, but we can already run our own queries to get a nice gist of it :

Take Your Red Pill... (No, The Other One)... The NSA Observer : "Things the NSA Doesn't Want You to Know..."


Looking forward to learning some more, sure.

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.


"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

He implied a few days ago...

that there would be some news on how NSA uses info for political purposes.

ACinMA's picture

heres some of it


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"When one gets in bed with government,
one must expect the diseases it spreads."
‎"It's not like I'm a powerful person. My ideas are."

Have been meaning to comment on that

Where have the Greenwald stories been these days? My doubts about his legitimacy are growing. He's been sitting on a treasure trove of info and has so far only released stuff that we basically already knew about (though certainly him having the proof was a big deal).

He publishes them

on the new web news site, First Look. If you go to his twitter feed you will always know what is happening: https://twitter.com/ggreenwald

Here is link to First Look/The Intercept:



I wish they would've you tubed it!