Transcript for Edward Snowden's Victory Lap
surprise message from america's most wanted fugitive, edward snowden. In fact, snowden declaring I've already won. Abc's senior justice correspondent pierre thomas with a new video tonight. Reporter: Edward snowden has emerged from the shadows for a victory lap. In this holiday message, snowden is resolute. Leaking nsa secrets was the right thing to do. Privacy matters. It's what allows us to determine who we are and who we want to be. Reporter: In fact, snowden was confident enough to tell the "washington post" he has already won. Reporter: The conversation occurring today will determine the amount of trust we can place both in the technology that surrounds us and the government that regulates it. Reporter: To critics he's a traitor but his supporters saying the christmas season has brought good tidings. Recent days a federal judge said the nsa collection program may be unconstitutional and the presidential task force called for scaling back some of the program, something the president said he's considering. For everyone out there listening, thank you and merry christmas. Reporter: David, it looks like snowden's holiday giving spirit is far from its end. We're told only one percent of the material snowden took has been published.
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