The "secret" spy programs were only a secret to those who have not been paying a bit of attention...
We now have mainstream acceptance of things that were previously tinfoil-hat-only territory.
All he accomplished was to give Putin a propaganda victory...
The US revoked his visa. He happened to be in Russia at the time. There he stays.
OMG you just keep going on and on. Let's sum it up.
The US was (is) violating its own laws and Snowden made that public.
Rather than fixing the problems thus exposed, the US has chosen to try to persecute him for exposing gov't malfeasance.
Lets not call this something other than what it is.