If they would not have done this in an undemocratic country, then who would have done it? Each gave up career, comfort and many other things for a value. You are different? Is that correct? Loyalty is more important to you? Loyalty to what? To the powers that make you comfortable?
Palestinian girl, 17, arrested in Old City of Jerusalem with knife in her bag (Haaretz)
from the article: Snowden’s America, Vanunu’s Israel