‘Edward Snowden Affair’

Edward_Snowden

Edward Snowden. Photo: Wikipedia Commons

“The Edward Snowden Affair:  Journalistic Ethics and International Politics”

Sept. 5, 5 p.m.
Daley Library Conference Room 1-470

Adrienne Massanari, assistant professor of communication
Don Wycliff, journalist

Sponsors: UIC Global Learning Community, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Department of Communication.  For more information, contact GLC@las.uic.edu

In May 2013, Britain’s The Guardian newspaper published a series of articles about wide-reaching government espionage activity based upon the revelations of former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden. The articles offered significant evidence that the NSA, the CIA, and other U.S. counter-terrorism organizations have been conducting wide-reaching surveillance campaigns on foreign governments and private citizens.

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