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The Social and Civic Importance of Whistleblowing - NH Liberty Forum 2014

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Before Edward Snowden there was Thomas Drake and John Kiriakou. This panel tells the story of how Jesselyn Radack, who now represents Snowden, was radicalized by the Drake case. On the panel are: Devon Chaffee Executive Director, New Hampshire Civil Liberties Union Website: nhclu.org Having worked in non-profit advocacy for over a decade, Devon comes to the NHCLU with a solid track record of effectively advocating on behalf of marginalized constituencies through innovative, strategic, and persistent lobbying and public education. Thomas Drake Website: https://twitter.com/Thomas_Drake1 Thomas Drake currently works full-time as an Expert at a Washington, DC area Apple Store. Previously he was a senior executive at the National Security Agency where he witnessed massive waste, contract fraud and government wrongdoing as well as widespread violations of the 4th Amendment rights of U.S. citizens. Jesselyn Radack Government Accountability Project Website: whistleblower.org Jesselyn Radack is GAP's National Security & Human Rights Director. In her role, she works primarily with national security and intelligence community whistleblowers, including those from the Defense Department, Department of Homeland Security, NSA and CIA -- with a special focus on torture, secret surveillance, secrecy, and political discrimination. Trevor Timm Freedom of the Press Foundation Website: https://pressfreedomfoundation.org/ Trevor Timm is the co-founder and executive director of the Freedom of the Press Foundation, which supports and funds independent journalism organizations dedicated to transparency and accountability in government. He is also an activist at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, where he specializes in surveillance, free speech and government transparency issues. If you really want to see the interview by Jason Jones; A Leak of Their Own - License to Spill. See it at http://thedailyshow.cc.com/videos/25dbq1/a-leak-of-their-own---license-to-spill If you enjoyed this video and would like to see more, please support Red Pill Recording by donating Bitcoin to this address: 16iq7dchcovtikc6pNCGmzTeK5z1PEAeCC We can also accept donations via PayPal at: redpillrecording@gmail.com Thank You :-) Please like us on Facebook or add us to your circles in Google+ or subscribe to us on YouTube. Website: http://www.redpillrecording.com Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/RedPillRecording redpillrecording@gmail.com Thank You :-)