The New York Times published an op-ed on Saturday by an unlikely author: an inmate at New York's Attica Correctional Facility. In it, he explains how prisons could improve by letting inmates take college courses.
Edward Snowden is set to become immortalized in his very own comic book, "Beyond: Edward Snowden." The story, written by Marvel Comic's "Punisher" writer Valerie D'Orazio, is focused on exploring Snowden's motivations for initiating the largest leak of classified documents in U.S. history.
For one Chinese TV extra, playing with the enemy has proved the secret of his success -- one that requires him to die as often as eight times a day. Shi Zhongpeng, 26, works at the Hengdian film studio in the eastern province of Zhejiang, where scores of productions are shot every year about the Japanese invasion of China that became part of the Second World War.
Last summer, Edward Snowden became an overnight sensation who leaked details about the National Security Administration’s (NSA) practice of massive and sweeping surveillance of Americans’ browsing habits.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The father of Edward Snowden, the fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor, predicted on Wednesday that Russian President Vladimir Putin will stand up to pressure from Washington as the two nations spar over Moscow's decision to grant his son asylum.