Glenn Greenwald is an American journalist, author and former attorney, known for his reporting on American and British global surveillance programs based on highly classified documents provided by Edward Snowden. For his NSA reporting, he and his team at The Guardian received the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Public Service. He was even named one of the top 100 Global Thinkers of 2013 by Foreign Policy Magazine. Before working for The Guardian, he worked as a constitutional law and civil rights litigator, wrote for his own political and legal blog Unclaimed Territory and served as a contributing writer at Salon. Post his stint at The Guardian, he became one of the founding editors of the online publication, The Intercept, and continued working for it till October 2020. He is also the author of some of the Amazon and New York Times bestselling books including How Would a Patriot Act? Defending American Values From a President Run Amok and No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State.