Tag Archive: Whistleblowers

Brooklyn Pathmaker to Peace “From Guantanamo to WikiLeaks: Taking on the State in a Post-9/11 World” – Video and Audio

Audio link Despite the effort of the 600 lawyers we put together, we have not been able to close Guantanamo, and this is emblematic of the darkness that we have sunk into. Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning, Jeremy Hammond, Edward Snowden…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Internet Freedom

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Lift Assange Out of Legal Limbo – USA Today

WikiLeaks editor remains unjustly holed up in Ecuadoran Embassy two years later. A whistle-blower living in exile in Russia. A publisher seeking the asylum he has already been granted while his sources are imprisoned. This isn’t the cast of a…
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Internet Freedom

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One Year of Snowden Leaks – TRNN Transcript

JAY: So Thursday is one year since the first leak, first documents released that was leaked by Mr. Snowden. What do you now think is the significance of all of this? RATNER: Yeah, I’m going to put it into some…
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Internet Freedom

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Binney, Wiebe and Ratner on the NSA – TRNN Webathon Panel – TRNN Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: There is a kind of immediate issue. And the U.S. foreign policy–and I think most observers would agree–not all–have a heck of a lot to do with the creation of a terrorist threat that comes…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Binney, Wiebe and Ratner on the NSA – TRNN Webathon Panel – TRNN Video Link

CCR President Emeritus Michael Ratner and NSA whistleblowers J. Kirk Wiebe and Bill Binney examine the relationship between the NSA and U.S. global dominance, the stance of Democrats and Republicans towards surveillance, and mainstream media coverage of these issues.

Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Documents Reveal NSA and GCHQ Efforts to Destroy Assange And Track Wikileaks Supporters – TRNN Transcript

MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Good to be with The Real News again. WORONCZUK: So what do you have for us this week? RATNER: Well, it’s always a busy week. This was again, really, a week about…
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Internet Freedom

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Documents Reveal NSA and GCHQ Efforts to Destroy Assange And Track Wikileaks Supporters – TRNN Video Link

Documents show the US engaged in major attacks against journalists, publishers, and whistleblowers, as a UK court upholds the legality of David Miranda’s detention at Heathrow airport

Internet Freedom

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Julian Assange on Being Placed on NSA “Manhunting” List & Secret Targeting of WikiLeaks Supporters — Democracy Now Video

 Top-secret documents leaked by Edward Snowden have revealed new details about how the United States and Britain targeted the whistleblowing website WikiLeaks after it published leaked documents about the U.S.-led war in Afghanistan. According to a new article by…
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Internet Freedom

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