Stories by Glenn Greenwald

Glenn Greenwald, a former constitutional lawyer and a Guardian columnist until October 2013, has earned numerous awards for his commentary and investigative journalism, including most recently the 2013 George Polk Award for national security reporting. In early 2014, he cofounded a new global media outlet, The Intercept. This essay is adapted from his new book,No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Security State(Metropolitan Books), published today. subscribe to Glenn Greenwald's feed

Posted on: May 13, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

Glenn Greenwald on how the Snowden saga began.

Posted on: May 11, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist tells the story of those fateful days in Hong Kong.

Posted on: May 11, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Pulitzer-prize winning journalist tells the story of those fateful days in Hong Kong

Posted on: Jan 18, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Obama is draping the banner of change over the NSA status quo. Bulk surveillance that caused such outrage will remain in place.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Greenwald plans to stand up to authority and "throw out all the old rules."

Posted on: Oct 26, 2013, Source: The Guardian

With General Alexander calling for NSA reporting to be halted, US and UK credibility as guardians of a press freedom is crushed.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Most big outlets are beholden to those in power.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The Committee to Protect Journalists issues a scathing report on Obama administration.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Brian Williams tells viewers that Iranian leaders are 'suddenly claiming they don't want nuclear weapons,' even though they've been saying it for years.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Inside the mind of NSA chief Gen Keith Alexander.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The agreement places no legally binding limits on the use of the data by the Israelis.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The NSA has secretly and successfully worked to break the widely used technology that is supposed to make it impossible to read intercepted communications.

Posted on: Aug 19, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The detention of my partner, David Miranda, by UK authorities will have the opposite effect of the one intended.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The former NSA director is held up by the Face the Nation host as an objective authority when he is everything but that.

Posted on: Jul 29, 2013, Source: The Guardian

There have been major opinion shifts, in the US and Congress, on NSA surveillance and privacy.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2013, Source: The Guardian

NYT: "The Obama administration made common cause with the House Republican leadership."

Posted on: Jul 15, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The actual story that matters is not hard to see: the NSA is attempting to collect, monitor and store all forms of human communication.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2013, Source: The Real News Network

Greenwald barely lets the fox news interviewer get a word in edgewise.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Top officials are misleading or outright lying to the public and Congress about US spying. Yet pundits continue to vilify Edward Snowden?

Posted on: Jun 27, 2013, Source: Comment Is Free

Fellow reporters seem intent on digging into every aspect, no matter how irrelevant, of the columnist's past.