Glenn Greenwald

Forget Your Feelings About Trump, Say Allies of NSA Whistleblower, ‘Snowden Pardon Would Be a Major Win’

After President Donald Trump suggested in an interview published Thursday night by the New York Post that he is open to pardoning Edward Snowden, civil liberties advocates issued a fresh wave of calls urging the president to following through and allow the American whistleblower to return to the United States. The U.S.-based Freedom of the …

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Amid Growing Death Toll in Brazil, Bolsonaro’s Handling of the Covid-19 Pandemic Condemned as ‘Pitiful’

Brazil is now second only to the United States in terms of both Covid-19 cases and deaths, and its daily death toll is the highest in the world—conditions that public health officials within and beyond the South American country continue to partly blame on far-right President Jair Bolsonaro’s “reckless” response to the pandemic. As of …

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Lula Warns ‘Reckless’ Pandemic Response by Bolsonaro Leading Brazil ‘to the Slaughterhouse’

In an exclusive interview with the Guardian Friday, former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva joined a chorus of people across the globe who have sharply criticized his country’s current far-right leader, Jair Bolsonaro, in recent months for irresponsibly handling the coronavirus pandemic. Lula called Bolsonaro a “troglodyte” and warned that he is leading …

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