September 2016: Snowden

Official CBC October 2016 selection:

The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man (book title)
Book written by Luke Harding

Snowden (film title)
Film Dir. Oliver Stone

Edward Snowden was a 29-year-old computer genius working for the National Security Agency when he shocked the world by exposing the near-universal mass surveillance programs of the United States government. His whistleblowing has shaken the leaders of nations worldwide, and generated a passionate public debate on the dangers of global monitoring and the threat to individual privacy.

Book purchase links:

The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man
by Luke Harding
Strand Book Store
Three Lives
Amazon

Snowden trailer (movie release September 16, 2016)

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