Just seeing if you’re awake.

Edward Snowden speaks further with Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rB9L1PD7Cpo&feature=youtu.be

Interviewed in Der Spiegel:

Interviewer: Are German authorities or German politicians involved in the NSA surveillance system?

Snowden: Yes, of course. We’re 1 in bed together with the Germans the same as with most other Western countries. For example, we 2 tip them off when someone we want is flying through their airports (that we for example, have learned from the cell phone of a suspected hacker’s girlfriend in a totally unrelated third country — and they hand them over to us. They 3 don’t ask to justify how we know something, and vice versa, to insulate their political leaders from the backlash of knowing how grievously they’re violating global privacy.

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