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And Eric -- of the vibrant here in -- -- -- gets in exclusive sit down the father sobbed this NSA.
Whistle blow -- -- as a blow Arab.
Trader according like who former vice president in any event he sat down with Edwards -- and father and he's live in our DC bureau to tell us about it Eric have this happen.
Give good morning you guys he had spent the -- quite a bit of time with one Snowden Edwards stone's father last night.
About thirty minutes on tape -- we talked about everything we talked about all the things that you're talking about right now Dmitri you know them well.
Once listened go ahead you can you can take away from there there's a lot there's a lot to talk about.
Because I'm I'm I'm really concerned about.
The misinformation in the media he is a sensitive caring young man this is the end that I know.
You know the same -- here it's the same bed.
It's a deep thinker funny at one point.
Yeah as you're concerned about the way the media was portraying Ed tell me about that well first and foremost.
Every pressure is high school drop out high school drop out high school drop out fact is is that and it had an illness.
At the beginning of his sophomore year when his.
Mother and I were going toward war -- believed it was mono I believe it was diagnosed as motto but he missed a profit for five months of school that he was the fall behind in the -- If he could try to tested to a program at the local community college.
There -- some disagreement on whether he should do that the bottom line is he did.
And he completed his high school equivalency in advance of when he would have graduated from high school -- -- continue taking college courses.
A lot of stuff we've not heard before Eric yeah Steve I went through a lot of things to arrest him if he had spoken dead -- was last time we spoke to Ed.
I asked him -- had the White House contacted him we know the FBI's been been contacting him I asked him.
Would you wanna say to Ed speak directly into the camera we have talked to him as likely wherever red -- is will he will eventually see this interview.
He's very heartfelt he told them you know he here's what here's the take away I took from from -- He was a concerned father his son was in -- some situations that he.
-- analog I never thought they would be -- he's also concerned American this man is very patriotic.
Very patriotic he talks about the constitution talks about America.
Make it that there's a lot there it can't get to all of it right now but.
This very concerned about it by his son and welfare of of America as well and we've got another sound bite here is Edwards student's father Lawny talking about how he feels regarding.
The way the and it's a spies.
I don't want them reading.
My email I don't want them reading my text -- in my opinion they have no right not even under the -- that we need to keep you safe.
-- best again I'm an American free you know this is the you know the you know -- the free home of the brave.
You know we don't tread on us.
If we say oh my gosh we're going to have tit for to have to sacrifice -- freedoms because of the threat of terrorism with a terror -- want.
Because our freedoms that make us Americans.
Touch on the fact that what he's done lately.
With the Chinese with -- on the Chinese yet we've been look -- your stuff since 2000 on to some degree.
And now it turns out what we did or with the British -- at the G-20.
And we might have dealt with the Russians he talk about how that fits into the mall.
Yeah he did the essence passivity that would what we don't.
What what what we stated American people who say why did Ed leak -- that -- -- secrets that he -- and he looked in the camera he said look got.
I don't know why he must -- seen things that would that we can't even explain right now he also looked in the Cameron said.
Very compelling he said -- don't.
Leak anymore he said don't tie anymore he said it's he also would -- you would like to see -- -- has said.
-- -- point -- -- if that means a ten year jail sentence if that means life in prison do you still want.
Had to come back he said absolutely said.
We have a system here come back in in something to be -- in I against the going through a lot of this has this happened late last night I came down easy.
He sits on the fact -- -- He's better off in prison here.
Bennett Freeman somewhere else basically -- -- dealing with what he's what he's done busy editing -- links at work.
Yes he does and then I've been before you go into too much I just hear you very blonde is very concerned about.
Those -- -- that those you know other people's members of the Stanley he's being hounded consider -- in government service if memory serves.
He he yes and again he didn't wanted to keep a little bit of that off there's a lot more it's all gonna come out it just.
What it's gonna come out in injury in -- -- -- wanna make sure that you everything is is well vetted by.
Or I just don't know if he -- -- computers.
What's that I just hope they're not and -- some type of surveillance business in the government.
Whoa whoa -- well what what again Brian there's a lot to hear there's a lot to get to and we're going to be -- -- rolling this out.
Throughout the day on Fox News -- a lot to talk about.
All right very good Eric -- with a great exclusive you'll only see here on fox with -- -- the father who says and stop it.
And it Eric we're -- of time -- an.
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