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The Fight Against Leakers, Allied Anxiety, Sweet Subversion

The Fight Against Leakers, Allied Anxiety, Sweet Subversion

Coming up on today's show:
A 25-year-old government contractor has been charged with mishandling classified information. Officials say she gave a top-secret National Security Agency document to The Intercept. James Bamford, the author of three books about the NSA and a columnist for Foreign Policy Magazine, and Scott Shane, a reporter for our partners at The New York Times, explain what the documents tell us, and what we can expect going forward. 
President Donald Trump’s verbal dispute with London Mayor Sadiq Khan has raised the stakes on a strained relationship between the two allies, even as Prime Minister Theresa May seeks to avoid confrontation with Trump. Ambassador Robert Tuttle, former U.S. Ambassador to the U.K. under President George W. Bush, weighs in. 
Elections in the United Kingdom are just days away, and polls are showing that Jeremy Corbyn appears to be narrowing the gap with Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party. Dawn Foster, a columnist for The Guardian, exp