Getting To Know Edward Snowden

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden speaks via videoconference during the 2014 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at the Austin Convention Center on March 10, 2014 in Austin, Texas.

Sarah Ellison, Vanity Fair contributing editor, discusses the magazine’s exclusive interview with former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden about his motivation for leaking tens of thousands of secret documents. “The Snowden Saga” appears in the May 2014 issue of Vanity Fair.