[...] [Edward] Snowden, in his second remote talk in eight days [...] urged online businesses to encrypt their websites immediately. "The biggest thing that an internet company in America can do today, right now, without consulting lawyers, to protect users of the internet around the world is to enable web encryption on every page you visit," he said. [...]
He said securing our basic freedoms is not a partisan issue. "People who have enjoyed a free and open internet, it's up to us to preserve that liberty for the next generations."