Matthew Feeney on Why We Shouldn't Be Surprised By Edward Snowden's Travel to Authoritarian Countries


It may seem odd to some that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has decide to seek asylum in Ecuador after traveling from China to Russia. However, Matthew Feeney argues that given what may await Snowden back in the U.S. we should not be surprised that Snowden is traveling through authoritarian countries and that we shouldn't misinterpret his travels as evidence of hypocrisy or treason.