Daniel Ellsberg

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 materialism, and militarism needed to be challenged together rather than separately, and that this remains true," the group of over 100 scholars and activists write
Jon Queally, staff writer
"The fact that Noam and Dan share a history related to the Pentagon Papers will...
Common Dreams staff
'The prosecution of any journalistic source without due consideration by the...


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.