Tag Archives: whistle-blower

Peter Van Buren: Silencing Whistleblowers Obama-Style — Supreme Court Edition?

Tomgram:  Peter Van Buren, The Next Battleground in the War on Whistleblowers By Peter Van Buren  TomDispatch.com  March 4, 2014 Read Tom Englelhardt’s introduction here. The Obama administration has just opened a new front in its ongoing war on whistleblowers. It’s taking its case against one man, former Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Air Marshal Robert MacLean, all […]

Robert Scheer> The Good Germans in Government

Is there an international manhunt being organized to bring to justice Dick Cheney, the then-vice president who seized upon the pain and fear of 9/11 to make lying to the public the bedrock of American foreign policy? ♦ By Robert Scheer  Posted on Jun 25, 2013  truthdig.com ♦ What a disgrace. The U.S. government, cheered on by much of the media, […]

Rolling Stone> Julian Assange: The Rolling Stone Interview

Julian Assange: The Rolling Stone Interview Under house arrest in England, the WikiLeaks founder opens up about his battle with the ‘Times,’ his stint in solitary and the future of journalism By MICHAEL HASTINGS  January 18, 2012 8:00 AM ET Rolling Stone  Assange poses for a portrait at his undisclosed location in the English countryside.  Max […]