The Washington Post
Edward Snowden's weasel ways
Edward Snowden's weasel ways

Granting Edward Snowden clemency, as many have urged, would send a terrible message to other potential whistle-blowers. Yes, he may have sparked an important national privacy debate, but he did so through reprehensible actions that harmed national security. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Whistle-blowers: A Jan. 31 Op-Ed about Edward Snowden referred to a secret court founded in 1968 to police NSA programs. The U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court was established in 1978. -------------------- If that's a harsh verdict, I have earned the right to it. In terms of sheer media hype, I was the Snowden of my day, a disaffected ex-spy who, in the late 1970s and early...