Voice of Russia: Edward Snowden: hero or traitor?

26.06.2013

: http://ruvr.co.uk/2013_06_26/Edward-Snowden-hero-traitor/

The fate of US data whistleblower Edward Snowden in Moscow has sparked a world-wide debate over people's rights to speak the truth, government's rights to deter terrorism, and people's rights to privacy. So is he a hero or a villain? Peter Lavelle chairs a debate for the Voice of Russia.



In Moscow with Peter Lavelle:

Veronika Krasheninnikova, member, Director General, Institute for Foreign Policy Research and Initiatives, INVISSIN;

And in London:

Peter Tatchell, Human Rights Activist and Founder of the Peter Tatchell Foundation,

Charlie Wolf, UK-based American broadcast journalist and political commentator.