Infographic: The sprint to freedom — how prominent US whistle-blowers have fared
Edward Snowden took the world by storm when he released confidential information about the US government’s mass surveillance programs. Since then he has been called a traitor, a hero and a whistleblower. He isn’t the first. From Daniel Ellsberg to Bradley Manning, a handful of individuals also share the title of whistle-blower. The consequences since the release of the confidential information have all differed.
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Additional research by AJ Libunao
Posted on June 30, 2013, in Crime, Government, Human rights and Liberties, International affairs, politics, USA and tagged Bradley Manning, Daniel Ellsberg, Edward Snowden, Federal government of the United States, National Security Agency, United States, Whistleblower, Winds. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.