Edward Snowden, a former CIA agent and whistleblower, revealed that he used Bitcoin to leak classified documents back in 2013.
Snowden was addressing accusations that he had little understanding of the crypto industry, which he believes stems from the fact that he doesn’t shy away from criticizing Bitcoin.
Bitcoin paid for the servers that hosted leaked NSA documents
While Edward Snowden has been a vocal participant in the crypto industry, it seems that very few people take him as an early adopter. However, the famous whistleblower’s views of freedom and autonomy align perfectly with Bitcoin, which he claims has been using for almost a decade.