Did Ed Snowden do the right thing?

Steve Meyers steve-plug at spwiz.com
Mon Jun 10 09:53:53 MDT 2013


On 6/10/13 8:29 AM, Barry Roberts wrote:
> Manning is not a hero in my book.  His indiscriminate downloading and
> releasing of information makes him more of a petulant child deserving
> of a court martial in my book.  Sorry for taking the OT even more OT,
> but I wonder how many people here consider Manning a hero also.

Which brings up another relevant point.  Do we really want government 
contractors to be the arbiters of what government secrets should or 
shouldn't be disclosed?  If we make a hero of Snowden, will other 
wannabes disclose government secrets so they can become heroes, too?

Steve


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