The Independents

Glenn Greenwald: 'There has been a complete breakdown in partisan or ideological divisions over how people reacted to this story'


On Tuesday's episode of The Independents, civil-liberties journalist Glenn Greenwald came on for a two-part interview to discuss his new book No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State. In the first part, he talks about the harrowing first few weeks of trying to process one of the most significant government leaks in U.S. history:

In Part II, Greenwald talks about Snowden's background and motivations for leaking, and about the new cross-ideological coalition of Americans who have joined in opposition to the surveillance state:

Reason on Greenwald here, and Snowden here. Past Independents segments can be viewed at this link.