Techdirt Podcast Episode 93: Pardon Snowden

from the sooner-rather-than-later dept

Edward Snowden deserves a pardon. We all know it — even if you believe he deserves to stand trial, the only option right now is an unfair trial on Espionage Act charges in which he'd be blocked from presenting a meaningful defense. A pardon from those charges is the only just choice. This week, we're joined by Trevor Timm, co-founder of the Freedom Of The Press Foundation, and returning guest Parker Higgins to discuss why Edward Snowden deserves a pardon, and the campaign to get him one deserves your support.

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    SnowdenWasATraitor, 4 Oct 2016 @ 1:49pm

    He might as well face it

    He might want to just hope that in future history books he's seen as a martyr and not an outright traitor.

    His exposure of state secrets has weakened many governments and supplied foreign national propagandists with so much ammunition that they are now laughing at how democratic nations are eating themselves from within.

    So ya, let's all thank Snowden, may he long rot in Russia.

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