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'No Place to Hide' a vital discussion on Snowden's revelations
'No Place to Hide' a vital discussion on Snowden's revelations

Glenn Greenwald's "No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State" comes with a built-in challenge: creating a sense of drama when we all know the basics of the tale. In December 2012, the Rio de Janeiro-based journalist, then writing for the Guardian, received an email from someone calling himself Cincinnatus, after the Roman farmer "who, in the fifth century BC, was appointed dictator of Rome to defend the city against attack." This cyber-Cincinnatus turned out to be Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who, over the next six months, would release to Greenwald and documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras...

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