What the David Petraeus plea deal tells us about Espionage Act prosecutions Read more..
Courage's Acting Director and the manager of FreeJeremy.net discuss “ethics, operational security and public protections of sources,” in addition to the need for expanding our understanding of the term “whistleblower" Read more..
An international coalition of more than fifty actors, musicians and intellectuals announce their support for Edward Snowden, WikiLeaks, whistleblowers and publishers Read more..
President Obama says whistleblowers should be "protected", "thanked", and "certainly shouldn't be punished" - while punishing more whistleblowers than any other president in American history Read more..
In a new paper, Benkler details both the value and inevitability of national security disclosures, and he proposes a whistleblower defence that could have helped protect Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden Read more..
Courage Acting Director Sarah Harrison says: "Although the US government has lost this round, let us not forget the stakes - last year whistleblower Chelsea Manning was sentenced to 35 years in a US military prison and the Grand Jury against both WikiLeaks and Edward Snowden continues" Read more..
McClatchy reports that the CIA is treating internal channels as insider threats Read more..
Australia introduces a legislative proposal that evokes the US's Espionage Act, stokes unfounded fears and criminalises journalism in line with a crackdown on whistleblowing Read more..