EVERYONE is on the list: Snowden says no ‘innocents’ in mass surveillance world
Asked if buying his memoir would get one on a spy list, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden chillingly replied that everyone in the world is on the “list” and there are no innocents in the age of mass surveillance.
Responding to a reader who joked that buying Snowden’s book ‘Permanent Record’ might have put him on a list of people to be spied on, the exiled former intelligence contractor said in all seriousness that everyone is being spied on regardless.
“Systems of mass surveillance strive to record all people, in all places, at all times. The question is no longer ‘Am