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“The only time the U.S. government pretends to care in the slightest about human rights abuses is when they’re carried out by countries that don’t cooperate.” ~ Glenn Greenwald

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Gregory spars with Greenwald

David Gregory spars with Glenn Greenwald - Associated Press - Gregory gets it handed to him.

How Glenn Greenwald Became Glenn Greenwald

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'Star Wars' Forces J.J. Abrams to Give 'Star Trek 3' to First-Time Director Roberto Orci - TheWrap

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Julian Assange's right to asylum

If one asks current or former WikiLeaks associates what their greatest fear is, almost none cites prosecution by their own country. Most trust their own nation's justice system to recognize that they have committed no crime. The primary fear is being turned over to the US. That is the crucial context for understanding Julian Assange's 16-month fight to avoid extradition to Sweden, a fight that led him to seek asylum, Tuesday, in the London Embassy of Ecuador.

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Glenn Greenwald | The Intercept is Broadening Access to the Snowden Archive. Here's Why

Applied Sarcasm: Glenn Greenwald on Fake News

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Why Privacy Matters - this needs to go viral!! Glenn Greenwald was one of the first reporters to see -- and write about -- the Edward Snowden files, with their revelations about the United States' extensive surveillance of private citizens. In this searing talk, Greenwald makes the case for why you need to care about privacy, even if you’re “not doing anything you need to hide." - TED Global 2014 - Oct 2014

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Glenn Greenwald on Iraq: Is U.S. "Humanitarianism" Only Summoned to Control Oil-Rich Areas?