Laura Poitras' film depicts Edward Snowden's whistleblowing, courage, and escape to asylum, but it also demonstrates the dangerous gap in protections for whistleblowers 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..
Courage joins CIJ's inaugural Logan symposium; Citizenfour releases to widespread acclaim; Jeremy Hammond in solitary confinement; and more updates on what Courage has been doing this month Read more..
Laura Poitras' acclaimed documentary shows the human cost of whistleblowing without obscuring Edward Snowden's message, and viewers come away realising how sorely needed whistleblower protections truly are 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..
Courage Advisory Board member Ray McGovern recounts his experience meeting Edward Snowden, Julian Assange, other fellow whistleblowers, and seeing the acclaimed documentary Citizenfour 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..
A UK parliamentary committee says whistleblowers are a “crucial source of intelligence to help government identify wrongdoing” but fails to mention one significant category altogether - intelligence whistleblowers 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..