Revelations from NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden’s 1st U.S. interview

The Heat

In his first U.S. television interview, Edward Snowden has stated that he was “trained as a spy in the traditional sense of the word.” So is the former NSA contractor a patriot or traitor?

What new information has been revealed in the Snowden interview? CCTV’s Jim Spellman takes a closer look.

Follow Jim Spellman on Twitter@jimspellmanTV

NSA whistleblower Snowden has first U.S. interview

In a revealing U.S. interview, Edward Snowden has stated that he was "trained as a spy in the traditional sense of the word.” So is the former NSA contractor a patriot or traitor? CCTV's Jim Spellman takes an in-depth look at Edward Snowden's first U.S. television interview.

What might be the fallout from Snowden’s interview? CCTV’s Anand Naidoo is joined by Pete Hoekstra, a former U.S. Congressman; and Coleen Rawley, a former FBI Special Agent and government whistleblower. Hoekstra was a Republican member of the U.S. Congress for 18 years, including serving as Chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Rowley’s revelations of pre 9/11 security lapses led to a U.S. government investigation.

Pete Hoekstra and Coleen Rawley on Snowden interview

What might be the fallout from Snowden’s interview? CCTV's Anand Naidoo is joined by Pete Hoekstra, former U.S. Congressman; and Coleen Rawley, a former FBI Special Agent and government whistleblower. Hoekstra was a Republican member of the U.S. Congress for 18 years, including serving as Chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Rowley's revelations of pre 9/11 security lapses led to a U.S. government investigation.