Intercept Editors Win Polk Award for Coverage of Snowden Documents

Intercept editors Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras have won the George Polk Award, one of the highest prizes in journalism, for revealing expansive National Security Agency surveillance programs detailed in documents leaked by whistleblower Edward Snowden. They shared the national security reporting award with the Guardian’s Ewen MacAskill and the Washington Post’s Barton Gellman. Read more