This set of videos from Sam Adams Associates honor Seymour Hersh, who is the recipient of the distinguished Sam Adams Award* for 2017.
Beginning with Edward Snowden (by video) introduced by Elizabeth Murray, our friends from the Sam Adams Associates for Integrity in Intelligence presented an event with Elizabeth Murray, Annie Machon, Daniel Ellsberg (by video), Thomas Drake, Ray McGovern, Ann Wright, John Kiriakou, Coleen Rowley, Todd
NoWar2017 Parts 3, 4, and 5 Sam Adams Associates will play in sequence, starting with Edward Snowden and Daniel Ellsberg in Part 3.
*The Sam Adams Award is given annually to an intelligence professional who has taken a stand for integrity and ethics. The Award is given by the Sam Adams Associates for Integrity in Intelligence, a group of retired CIA officers. It is named after Samuel A. Adams, a CIA whistleblower during the Vietnam War, and takes the physical form of a “corner-brightener candlestick”.
Ray McGovern established the Sam Adams Associates “to reward intelligence officials who demonstrated a commitment to truth and integrity, no matter the consequences.”