Snowden’s attorney, Ben Wizner, will also speak. Wizner is the director of the ACLU Speech, Privacy & Technology Project.
According to the ACLU news release, “Speakers will share their views on whistleblowing, balancing government secrecy in wartime against the public’s right to know, and the possible futures facing free speech in America. Moderated by Aviam Soifer, Dean of the University of Hawai‘i William S. Richardson School of Law.”
This event is planned to be simulcast live on Olelo Community Television, Akakū Maui Community Media and other participating community media stations statewide, according to the ACLU Hawaii chapter.