Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend

Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites (# of views)   2 comments

White House: "Pardon Edward Snowden? LOL!"

Quicklink submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Sheila Samples     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 7/29/15

Become a Fan
  (45 fans)
From twitter.com/MatthewsOhotto/status/626180957813366784/photo/1: Edward Snowden
Edward Snowden
(Image by Twitter User MatthewsOhotto)
  Permission   Details   DMCA

Despite a petition 167,000 strong, the White House is, unsurprisingly, in no hurry to welcome NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower Edward Snowden back to the United States. Finally responding on Tuesday to a 2013 petition, the Obama administration said it would not pardon the former government contractor who revealed sweeping government surveillance on millions of Americans. The administration also called Snowden a bit of a coward for deciding to hide out in Russia. The White House, similarly, says Snowden should have taken a different course of action if he was so disturbed by the NSA’s programs. But now, it wants him to come back and face the consequences of his actions.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At huff.to

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -