Glenn Greenwald is one of the most influential writers on political thought of the United States.
He is the founding editor of The Intercept, a new media outlet, and is the author of several bestsellers, including 'How Would a Patriot Act?', 'With Liberty and Justice for Some', and 'No Place to Hide'. He has been named one of the 25 most influential political commentators by The Atlantic, one of the 10 best US opinion writers by Newsweek, and one of the 100 Global Thinkers by Foreign Policy.
Previously, Glenn practiced as a constitutional law and civil rights attorney. He is a frequent guest on CNN, MSNBC and other television and radio outlets. He has won numerous awards for his NSA reporting, including the 2013 Polk Award for National Security Reporting, the Online News Association's 2013 Top Investigative Journalism Award, the Esso Award for Excellence in Reporting (the Brazilian equivalent Pulitzer Prize) and the 2013 Pioneer Award from the Electronic Frontier Foundation.