… a small group of artists installed a tribute to NSA-leaker Edward Snowden in a Brooklyn park.
The Snowden bust stands atop a column at the Prison Ship Martyrs Monument in Fort Greene Park, a site built to honor more than 11,000 American prisoners of war who died aboard British ships during the American Revolutionary War. …
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Of course, the statue was quickly removed. But it did bring attention again to Snowden. Timing was perfect as simultaneously people were watching his comedy interview with John Oliver.
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