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The NSA Spying Scandal Part II: Further Thoughts

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It looks like there will be more "significant" revelations to follow, according to Glen Greenwald, who broke the NSA spying scandal:

http://xrepublic.tv/node/3674

Who is Edward Snowden?  What was his motivation for leaking the information?  And where is he now?

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jun/11/edward-snowden-what-we-know-nsa

But the most important question is:  Can a nation survive such an enormous disparity between the government and the expectations of the governed?  Perhaps President Obama said it best...

http://washingtonexaminer.com/obama-if-you-cant-trust-government-were-going-to-have-some-problems/article/2531400

If people can’t trust not only the executive branch but also don’t trust Congress, and don’t trust federal judges, to make sure that we’re abiding by the Constitution with due process and rule of law, then we’re going to have some problems here.”

Indeed, we are!

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