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..
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..
Pressure is growing on Switzerland to crack down on tax avoidance, but whistleblowers from the banking industry remain fiercely persecuted Read more..
Former NSA and CIA director Michael Hayden acknowledges Edward Snowden's whistleblowing motives at the Aspen Security Forum 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..
MI5 whistleblower and Courage Advisory Board member Annie Machon took part in a panel at the International Journalism Festival in Turin, discussing the process of working with sensitive documents and a high-risk source in the face of government persecution as well as Courage's role in protecting whistleblowers Read more..
Courage's Sarah Harrison discusses WikiLeaks' publishing, Snowden's revelations and how to use transparency to hold the powerful to account Read more..
In an interview with US lawyer and Courage Advisory Board member Kevin Zeese, Sarah Harrison talks about Courage, why the organisation was started and how it is working to protect whistleblowers Read more..
Pentagon Papers-whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg defended Edward Snowden from the Defense Secretary's claim that he’s “cowardly” for not returning to the United States. Read more..