Edward Snowden: 2 different perspectives on the leaks

  • March 30, 2014 · 11:00 AM
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Hi Ladies,

I thought perhaps this time we'd try something different:  2 books (one very short!) offering different views on the Edward Snowden intelligence leaks. 

Please only RSVP if: (a) you have access to a kindle (apologies but one of the books appears to be solely in that format); (b)  you are not attending any other session in March (so that more of our members can have the opportunity to participate in sessions - we are at 100 members!); and (c) you actually intend to read the books and turn up (please no free option takers as this can be very unfair to other members who would like to attend but can't due to all places being allocated). 

The books are as follows:

The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man by Luke Harding

http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Snowden-Files-Inside-Worlds/dp/1783350350/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1392369996&sr=8-1&keywords=snowden

and 

The Snowden Operation: Inside the West's Greatest Intelligence Disaster by Edward Lucas (kindle only and £.99!). 

http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Snowden-Operation-Greatest-Intelligence-ebook/dp/B00I0W61OY/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1392369996&sr=8-2&keywords=snowden

If we get a full session and enough people on the wait list I'll see if I can find a venue to accommodate more of us (or if not perhaps another host for a repeat session in April). 


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  • A former member
    A former member

    It was nice to read two books on something so opinionated

    March 30, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi All, wasnt aware i was confirmed as i was previously on waiting list! Was i supposed to recieve an email. I cant make it today due to mothers day.

    March 30, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey. I just wanted to make sure that everyone's aware of the TED talk Snowden did the other day and the TED talk NSA did as a reply. It's interesting and a great addition to the books

    March 25, 2014

    • Ellie_O

      Hey Martini! Thanks for pointing the videos out, they were really interesting indeed. I'm looking forward to discussing all tomorrow!

      March 29, 2014

  • Chantal

    Hi, I was on the waitlist and didn't realise that I automatically got put onto the list. It's mother's day this Sunday so I am not free. I hope you all enjoy!

    March 24, 2014

  • Jessie H.

    Very Nice to hear from you Vasanthi,sorry I have other commitments on that day

    February 14, 2014

  • Sapna

    Good to hear from you Vasanthi :)

    February 14, 2014

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  • Vasanthi
    Organizer
    Event Host
  • Verona
    Co-Organizer
  • Kim
    Extra table host
  • Ellie_O
    Co-Organizer
  • A former member
  • A former member
  • A former member
  • A former member

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