Tag Archive | Glenn Greenwald

Brazil: LGBT+ politicians prepare for battle with Bolsonaro

Brazil: LGBT+ politicians prepare for battle with Bolsonaro

When he realised Jair Bolsonaro was likely to be elected president of Brazil last year, politician, David Miranda’s first concern was for his family, rather than his career. As an openly gay man adopting two children, Miranda worried that Bolsonaro could revoke many of Brazil’s LGBT+ rights, including gay adoption. Just three months later, the […]

LGBTQ Presence In National Security Efforts Around The World

LGBTQ Presence In National Security Efforts Around The World

The notion of national security is a ubiquitous concept, that encompasses many facets of life. National security issues have always been of high priority to nations all around the world. Some of the areas present in popular discourse around national security include science, technology, business and trade, education, immigration, the military, espionage, health, religion, travel, […]

Partner of Guardian Journalist Detained in UK for Nine Hours

Partner of Guardian Journalist Detained in UK for Nine Hours

The partner of American journalist Glenn Greenwald, who interviewed whistle-blower Edward Snowden for The Guardian, was detained in the United Kingdom for nine hours without a solicitor/attorney under the UK’s Terrorism Act of 2007. David Miranda, a Brazilian national, was travelling home to Rio de Janeiro from Berlin via London’s Heathrow Airport when he was […]