Edward Snowden: Which side are you on? asks the New Yorker's John Cassidy.
Chase Madar on 7 myths about Snowden.
New Statesmen's Alex Hern argues that automation makes the argument for a basic income guarantee even stronger (echoing what Robert Anton Wilson said 40 years ago in The Illuminati Papers, etc.) Via Arthur Hlavaty, see his remarks in the comments.
Holy Blood, Holy Grail author Michael Baigent dies; I comment.