RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Former NSA analyst Edward Snowden gave an interview to Vice TV's co-founder, Shane Smith, on the current Covid-19 pandemic in which he considered the methods and approach governments are taking to fight the pandemic.
Snowden begins by stating that this pandemic was not as unpredictable as it seems, noting that "there is nothing more foreseeable as a public health crisis in a world where we are just living on top of each other in crowded and polluted cities, than a pandemic".
"And every academic, every researcher who's looked at this knew this . . .