Whistleblowers

Rally Against Mass Surveillance: October 26th
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The Obama administration is pressing a government-wide crackdown on security threats that requires federal employees to keep closer tabs on their co-workers and exhorts managers to punish those who fail to report their suspicions. Read more...
The Guardian's Glenn Greenwald takes Meet the Press' David Gregory to task after he asks him if he should be prosecuted for "aiding and abetting" NSA leaker Edward Snowden. Read more...
Former Bank of America employees gave sworn statements that the bank lied to homeowners, denied loan modifications for bogus reasons and rewarded employees for sending homeowners to foreclosure. Read more...
Video: Private Bradley Manning, 25, faces his first day on trial Monday -- accused of the largest leak of classified information in U.S. history -- with prosecutors saying his actions aided the enemy. Read more...

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Robert Greenwald's new documentary shows the dangers of President Obama's pursuit of 'whistleblowers'. Read more...
During his inaugural address on January 21, President Obama made a big commitment when he said "We will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations." Now environmentalists expect him to live up to those words by putting a stop the Keystone XL Pipeline, the transcontinental conduit for tar sands fuel from Canada that many scientists say could expedite climate change. Read more...
"Here's to the watchdogs, the whistleblowers, the nonviolent resisters. Those who fight for fairness and hustle to keep the planet honest. Theirs is not an easy stroll through the tulips." Read more...
Julian Assange makes his first public appearance in two months, ever since he took refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London. The WikiLeaks founder was granted political asylum on Thursday -- a decision that ignited a wave of international Read more...
In his first television interview since he resigned from the National Security Agency over its domestic surveillance program, William Binney discusses the NSA’s massive power to spy on Americans and why the FBI raided his home after he became a whistleblower... Read more...