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NSA Leaker Snowden Says He’s Not Avoiding Justice

Posted by on June 13, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
NSA Leaker Snowden Says He’s Not Avoiding Justice

The former CIA employee who leaked top-secret information about U.S. surveillance programs said in a new interview in Hong Kong on Wednesday that he is not attempting to hide from justice here but hopes to use the city as a base to reveal wrongdoing.

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Snowden vs Manning: A Tale Of Two Whistleblowers

Posted by on June 13, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Snowden vs Manning: A Tale Of Two Whistleblowers

Whistleblowers Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden have both similarities and differences that are noteworthy. These two men are similar in some superficial ways: their young ages, middle-class backgrounds. But let’s go below the surface.

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Bradley Manning Court Martial Underway: Military Trial Threatens Basic American Freedom

Posted by on June 12, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Bradley Manning Court Martial Underway: Military Trial Threatens Basic American Freedom

The Bradley Manning court martial that began June 3 looks like another defining moment for America – another indication of whether we are becoming the nation of supine toadies our government wants, or whether we still have enough devotion to the common good to behave in ways as decent and risky as Bradley Manning

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27 Edward Snowden Quotes About U.S. Government Spying That Should Send A Chill Up Your Spine

Posted by on June 12, 2013 in Politics, Spying and Surveillance, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
27 Edward Snowden Quotes About U.S. Government Spying That Should Send A Chill Up Your Spine

I believe that at this point in history, the greatest danger to our freedom and way of life comes from the reasonable fear of omniscient State powers kept in check by nothing more than policy documents.

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How Edward Snowden Orchestrated a Blockbuster Story

Posted by on June 11, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
How Edward Snowden Orchestrated a Blockbuster Story

The source had instructed his media contacts to come to Hong Kong, visit a particular out-of-the-way corner of a certain hotel, and ask — loudly — for directions to another part of the hotel. If all seemed well, the source would walk past holding a Rubik’s Cube.

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Ron Paul: Edward Snowden has “done a great service…the president ought to send him a thank you letter”

Ron Paul: Edward Snowden has “done a great service…the president ought to send him a thank you letter”

Former U.S. Rep. Ron Paul tells Piers Morgan why he feels NSA leaker Edward Snowden has done a “great service” and that President Obama “ought to send him a thank you letter, because the president ran on transparency and we’re getting a lot of transparency now.”

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The Judicial Lynching of Bradley Manning

Posted by on June 11, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
The Judicial Lynching of Bradley Manning

The military trial of Bradley Manning is a judicial lynching. The government has effectively muzzled the defense team. The Army private first class is not permitted to argue that he had a oral and legal obligation under international law to make public the war crimes he uncovered.

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Ron Paul: Edward Snowden and Glenn Greenwald Have Done a Great Service to the American People

Ron Paul: Edward Snowden and Glenn Greenwald Have Done a Great Service to the American People

The Fourth Amendment is clear; we should be secure in our persons, houses, papers, and effects, and all warrants must have probable cause. Today the government operates largely in secret,

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Daniel Ellsberg: “Can It Really Be Criminal To Reveal Secrets Of Unconstitutional Activity?”

Posted by on June 10, 2013 in Government, Spying and Surveillance, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Daniel Ellsberg: “Can It Really Be Criminal To Reveal Secrets Of Unconstitutional Activity?”

Daniel Ellsberg, the man who leaked the Pentagon Papers and was (as a result) the first person prosecuted under the Espionage Act, shares his thoughts on the NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden

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Assange on PRISM: US Justice System in ‘Calamitous’ Collapse

Posted by on June 9, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Assange on PRISM: US Justice System in ‘Calamitous’ Collapse

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has slammed a recently exposed NSA mass-surveillance scheme as a “calamitous collapse in the rule of law.” Google, Facebook and other tech giants apparently involved have denied giving the NSA access to their servers.

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Edward Snowden: The Whistleblower Behind the NSA Surveillance Revelations

Posted by on June 9, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Edward Snowden: The Whistleblower Behind the NSA Surveillance Revelations

The 29-year-old source behind the biggest intelligence leak in the NSA’s history explains his motives, his uncertain future and why he never intended on hiding in the shadows

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We’re All Bradley Manning

Posted by on June 5, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
We’re All Bradley Manning

On June 3, trial proceedings began. They’ll last well into summer. What’s ongoing reflects much more than Manning alone. We’re all in this together. Freedom in America is on trial.

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Worldwide Protests Ahead of Bradley Manning’s Monday Trial

Posted by on June 2, 2013 in Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Worldwide Protests Ahead of Bradley Manning’s Monday Trial

Demonstrations are taking place all over the world in support of Bradley Manning, the US army private Whistleblower who leaked intelligence to WikiLeaks.

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Obama Poised to Deliver Another Blow to Whistleblower Protections

Posted by on April 25, 2013 in Agencies & Systems, Whistleblower with 1 Comment
Obama Poised to Deliver Another Blow to Whistleblower Protections

The Obama administration entered the White House pledging to be the most transparent in history. Since then, the administration has hit more national-security whistleblowers, who are arguably in a position to expose the worst abuses of government power, with the Espionage Act than all previous administrations combined, often lumping them in with criminal leakers and spies.

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‘Who controls the past controls the future’: Assange Presents Massive Project K Leak

Posted by on April 8, 2013 in Whistleblower with 1 Comment
‘Who controls the past controls the future’: Assange Presents Massive Project K Leak

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange formally unveiled on Monday the latest release from the whistleblower site, Project K, calling it “the single most significant geopolitical publication that has ever existed.” Assange says WikiLeaks has created a database that gives journalists unprecedented access to roughly 2 million documents that paint a unique picture of the United States’ relationships with foreign nations during a number of presidential administrations.

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