Edward Snowden

Hero or Traitor?

The NSA Whistleblower

Edward worked as a contractor for the NSA (National Security Agency) to hack into personal computer systems to gather intelligence on possible terror threats.

However, the government started to ask him and his co-workers to hack everybody's accounts using software program known as PRISM. He felt guilty about this, so he planned to reveal this information in an interview at an airport.

What is PRISM?

PRISM is a surveillance program used by the US government which enables people to hack into all the files contained on their computer, including photos, documents,