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Edward Snowden in Conversation with Jeremy Scahill | The Surveillance State Then and Now

September 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$35

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Edward Snowden will appear via a live closed-circuit link.

In 2013 NSA contractor Edward Snowden shook the pillars of the worldwide intelligence community when he revealed a trove of highly classified information that exposed astonishingly widespread mass U.S. surveillance overreach on a variety of international and domestic levels. Labeled a hero and whistleblower by some, he was formally charged with espionage and has been granted asylum in Russia, where he lives in an undisclosed location. In this one-of-a-kind interview, Snowden will discuss these revelations along with the current status of the surveillance state with Jeremy Scahill, investigative journalist, co-founder of the online journal The Intercept, and author of the bestselling books Blackwater, Dirty Wars, and The Assassination Complex.
Wheelchair Accessible
T-Coil Hearing Loop
Assisted Listening Devices Available

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Date:
September 11
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$35
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Venue

Parkway Central Free Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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