Daniel Ellsberg

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Julian Assange (L) and Daniel Ellsberg meet in London on October 25, 2010. (Photo: Robert Wallis/Corbis/Getty Images)
The Pentagon Papers leaker previously called Assange's prosecution the most "significant attack on freedom of the press" since his 1971 case.
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Free Chelsea Manning graffiti
"Whistleblowers must not be treated as criminals, and instead must be...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), seen here on April 21, 2017, must "more often mention the existence of the military and its price tag," a new open letter urges. (Photo: Gage Skidmore/flickr/cc)
"We believe that Dr. King was correct to assert that racism, extreme...

Further

If you haven't seen it yet, an extraordinary interview with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden on why he bravely chose to reveal "the workings of the machine." Also, why you should care about your privacy, why Snowden's act is the most important leak in American history to one who should know - Daniel Ellsberg - and Tom Tomorrow on the five stages of living in a surveillance state.