Edward Snowden, the 29-year-old former CIA technical assistant who has stepped forward to say he's the source of explosive leaks about government surveillance programs was among "thousands upon thousands" of such analysts hired to manage and sift through "huge amounts of data." Article Here!
I'm sorry but in my opinion,he's more of a traitor who needs to be held to the full extent of the law. This isn't a case of whistleblowing this is a case of giving out classified information when he was not authorized to do so. I hope the government go after him.