Stories by Glenn Greenwald

Glenn Greenwald is a constitutional law attorney and writes for the Guardian. He is the author of four books, most recently "With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law Is Used to Destroy Equality and Protect the Powerful." subscribe to Glenn Greenwald's feed

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.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The whistleblower behind the biggest intelligence leak in NSA history answered questions about the NSA surveillance revelations.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The 29-year-old source behind the biggest intelligence leak in the NSA's history explains his motives, his uncertain future and why he never intended on hiding in the shadows.

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

The success of the marriage equality movement shows us that we shouldn't be defeatist about social change.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Greenwald: "no living political writer who has more radically changed how more people think in more parts of the world about political issues than he."

Posted on: Mar 22, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Prosecutorial abuse is becoming the preeminent weapon used by the US government to destroy online activism and journalism.

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

Obama promised transparency. We now have a Presidential administration as secretive as Bush's.

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

A joint media-government attempt to justify the assassination of a US citizen ends up doing the opposite.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!

The Government's charges portend a dangerous new world for journalists and whistleblowers.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2013, Source: The Guardian

Courage is embodied by Bradley Manning and the acts which he unflinchingly acknowledged Friday he chose to undertake.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2013, Source: The Guardian

The administration's extreme secrecy is beginning to lead Senators to impede John Brennan's nomination to lead the CIA.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2013, Source: Comment Is Free

How the nationalistic mantra of "the greatest country in the world" hurts America.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2013, Source: Democracy Now!

Heated politics over a major event for the boycott, divestment and sanctions campaign.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2013, Source: The Guardian

A new PBS Frontline report examines outrageous steps Obama's administration took to protect Wall St. Wall Street from prosecutions.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2013, Source: The Guardian

His vital April 4, 1967 speech is a direct repudiation of the sophistry now used to defend US violence and aggression

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

The west African nation becomes the eighth country in the last four years alone where Muslims are killed by the west.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2012, Source: The Guardian

Few people embody the corporatist revolving door greasing Washington as purely as Elizabeth Fowler

Posted on: Nov 17, 2012, Source: The Guardian

The Obama administration's unstinting financial, military and diplomatic support for Israel is a key enabling force in the conflict.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2012, Source: The Guardian

That the stars of America's national security establishment are being devoured by out-of-control surveillance is a form of sweet justice.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

The delirium of liberals this morning is understandable. By all rights, they should expect to be a more powerful force in Washington. But what are they going to get from it?

Posted on: Oct 27, 2012, Source: The Guardian

Reflecting the Obama legacy and US culture, the columnist makes the shocking argument: "the bottom line is: 'whose 4-year-olds get killed?'"

Posted on: Aug 5, 2012, Source: Salon

Obama's call for transparency is a bit hypocritical when you look at his record on targeted killings.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2012, Source: Salon

What was once radical and taboo have arrived as fixtures in American society.