BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez held talks with U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden during a visit to Russia in April, Anthony Romero, director of the American Civil Liberties Union and one of Snowden's lawyers said on Thursday. Read more: http://uk.businessinsider.com/r-argentine-president-met-edward-snowden-in-moscow-lawyer-2015.
Anthony Romero (born July - Executive Director, ACLU - became executive director in September a week before the September 2001 attacks. He is the first openly gay man and the first Hispanic director of the civil liberties institution.
Obama Signs NDAA Into Law Despite Controversial Provisions
"President Obama has utterly failed the first test of his second term, even before inauguration day,” American Civil Liberties Union Executive Director Anthony Romero said in a statement. “His signature means indefinite detention without charge or trial, as well as the illegal military commissions, will be extended.” "It's the second time that the president has promised to veto a piece of a very controversial national security legislation only to sign it," said Shahid Buttar, executive…