Edward Snowden is in more danger than ever. Already over 30,000 of us have asked President Obama not to touch him. Yesterday the President publicly said, "I'm not going to be scrambling jets to get a 29-year-old hacker."
If you haven't yet emailed the White House, please do it now.
The choice between secrecy and democracy rests with the fate of our whistleblowers.
Please forward this email to your friends.
Now that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is en route to Ecuador or elsewhere for political asylum, there is a real danger the U.S. government will try to grab him under the guise of law enforcement.
Click here to tell President Obama: Hands off Edward Snowden!
This is urgent. Please do two things in the next minute:
** Click here to tell Obama that the U.S. government must not engage in any abduction or other foul play against Snowden.
** ALSO VERY IMPORTANT: Forward this email to people you know.
-- The RootsAction.org team
P.S. RootsAction is an independent online force endorsed by Jim Hightower, Barbara Ehrenreich, Cornel West, Daniel Ellsberg, Glenn Greenwald, Naomi Klein, Bill Fletcher Jr., Laura Flanders, former U.S. Senator James Abourezk, Coleen Rowley, Frances Fox Piven, and many others.
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