The trailer for the forthcoming Oliver Stone movie Snowden has been viewed over two million times less than 24 hours after it was posted on Youtube, suggesting huge interest in the story of one of America’s most polarizing heroes/traitors, ahead of the film’s release in September this year. After the clip was posted, the real Edward Snowden, the CIA operative who smuggled vast amounts of data exposing the workings of the NSA, and is now living in Russia, tweeted: “For two minutes and thirty nine seconds, everybody at NSA just stopped working.” More at The […]
The film tells the story of how almost 400 journalists managed the investigation in the Panama Papers. It’s the biggest leak and biggest project of cooperative investigative journalism. A giant leak of more than 11.5 million financial and legal records exposes a system that enables crime, corruption and wrongdoing, hidden by secretive offshore companies.
George Orwell returns via the Juice Channeling Portal to deliver an important message to everyone on the Internets.
Thom Hartmann talks with Marcy Wheeler, Independent journalist specializing in national security and civil liberties.