Episode 6: West, Wizner, Snowden & Blumenthal

Dr. Cornel West, Ben Wizner, Edward Snowden, & Max Blumenthal Legendary civil rights activist, author, and Harvard University Professor Cornell West on visiting Assange and lauding him as a revolutionary truth-teller while placing the revelations in an historical context. Ben Wizner, the attorney for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden on the U.S. government’s unprecedented indictment of …

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How do newsrooms get their news tips? We reviewed over 80 news outlets

News tips are a crucial component of investigative journalism, but times have changed from when journalists could rely on the anonymity of landline phone calls and a parking structure rendezvous. Through our work consulting with newsrooms and maintaining the whistleblower platform SecureDrop, we know that many media outlets have gotten that message — but we …

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Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden nominated for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

“We feel that Assange, Manning and Snowden have to be recognized for their ‘unprecedented contributions to the pursuit of peace and their immense personal sacrifices to promote peace for all’. With the unveiling of US war crimes in Afghanistan and Iraq and the global surveillance program of the US secret services, the three have ‘exposed …

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Nah, bro! It’s not just drama, but feel free to hide from it and pretend that it is.”

My name is Ray and I’m an activist/hacktivist with a decade of working to help the persecuted, politically or otherwise, jailed or recently released across the world. I have taken part in campaigns and support activities for people in Saudi Arabia, Russia, Turkey and the UK and the U.S. to name but a few. At …

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