So, what can activists, organizers and movements do to encourage and support whistleblowers?Read More »
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The release of Oliver Stone’s film comes amid a stepped-up campaign by the ACLU, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International for President Obama to pardon Edward Snowden before he leaves office in January.Read More »
In this video from Human Rights Watch, Edward Snowden describes how “a whistleblower almost has to become comfortable with the idea of becoming a martyr, because the probability of retaliation is so certain.”Read More »
History may smile on these guardians of the public trust, but during their lifetimes they remain outcasts.Read More »
A Double Standard on Leaks? As Whistleblowers Jailed, Petraeus Escapes Prison & Advises White House | Democracy Now!
What makes the Petraeus case so shocking is that he was never even indicted — for anything. Moreover, he pleaded guilty not under the draconian Espionage Act ...Read More »
Bradley Manning took incredibly courageous actions to release data, to pierce the fog of war, to make public the machinations of modern American war-making. ListenRead More »