Glenn Greenwald: Pulitzer May Help Change Public Perception of NSA Leaks


Glenn Greenwald was eating lunch on Monday, trying not to focus on the fact that the most high-profile journalism award in the U.S. was moments away from being announced

“I didn’t want to pay too much attention to it or follow it too closely,” Greenwald told Brian Stelter during an interview that aired Sunday on CNN’s Reliable Sources. “But I had my phone on the table. I knew that the hour was upon us.”

At 3 p.m. ET, the news broke: The Guardian, Greenwald’s previous employer, and The Washington Post had won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for their reporting on NSA surveillance based on leaked documents from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden …

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Via: Mashable: Media

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