Did You Know?
Rights are the thing that stands between decades and centuries of the democratic process.
Snowden made his revelations in Hong Kong. After he left Hong Kong, the US government revoked his passport, forcing him to land in Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport without a way to leave. Russian Pres. Vladimir Putin
eventually granted him asylum. Snowden's girlfriend Lindsay Mills later moved to Russia to be with him. As of 2017, they remain in Russia.