Edward Snowden at LibrePlanet: Privacy can't depend on corporations standing up to the government
Mar 21, 2016, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jon Gold)
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden opened the Free Software Foundation's LibrePlanet 2016 conference on Saturday with a discussion of free software, privacy and security, speaking via video conference from Russia. Snowden credited free software for his ability to help disclose the U.S. government's far-reaching surveillance projects ??? drawing one of several enthusiastic rounds of applause from the crowd in an MIT lecture hall.