Jesselyn Radack

Jesselyn Radack is National Security & Human Rights Director for the Government Accountability Project, the nation's leading whistleblower protection and advocacy organization.

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Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 1:33pm
The 'We Steal Secrets' Documentary on WikiLeaks Is Incredibly Biased
Oscar-winning documentarian Alex Gibney's We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks is slick and dangerous in the same way Zero Dark Thirty is.
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Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 12:34pm
What the New York Times Missed in Its 1st Article on Manning's Torture Hearing
[Saturday], the New York Times has its first independently-reported article on Pfc. Bradley Manning's almost cinematic torture hearing.
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Monday, December 3, 2012 - 3:26pm
Mainstream Media's Sparse Coverage of Bradley Manning Hearings
One of the most important trials of the decade is unfolding just outside of Washington, D.C. at Ft. Meade, MD: the court martial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning for allegedly disclosing information to Wikileaks.
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Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 11:54am
State Dept. Proposes Firing Whistleblower Peter Van Buren for Exercising 1st Amendment Rights
The Washington Post reports that the State Department has proposed firing whistleblower Peter Van Buren .
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Wednesday, February 24, 2010 - 9:33am
Let’s Rein in Tax Cheats
The government’s treatment of UBS banking whistleblower Brad Birkenfeld, who is credited with shattering Swiss bank secrecy and revealing massive tax evasion by Americans, has alarmed government accountability advocates nationwide.
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Monday, June 2, 2008 - 4:26pm
Report on FBI Interrogations Omits the Lindh Case of Torture
Late last month, the Department of Justice Office of Inspector General issued a positive report on the FBI's involvement in detainee interrogations in Afghanistan, Guantánamo Bay and Iraq.
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Friday, February 4, 2005 - 1:02pm
A Whistle-Blower's Inside View of the Homeland Security Nominee
On Wednesday, in hearings on his nomination to be head of Homeland Security, Michael Chertoff had this to say: "If you are dealing with something that makes you nervous, you'd better make sure that you are doing the right thing. And you'd better check it out…. You had better be very careful to make sure that whatever it is you decide to do falls well within what is required by the law." I could hardly believe my ears.
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