NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden: I don’t want to live in a society that does these sort of things, 12.35 min, on The Real News Network, June 9, 2013: Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald talks to Edward Snowden, the source behind the NSA files about his motives for the biggest intelligence leak in a generation (linked with Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations; and with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says …).
NSA Whistleblower Ed Snowden Risks Freedom to Expose Extensive Government Spying, 15.48 min, on The Real News Network, June 10, 2013: Michael Ratner says, Citizens must demand an end to surveillance state and Obama admin’s war on whistle-blowers.
Bio: Michael Ratner is President Emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) in New York and Chair of the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights in Berlin. He is currently a legal adviser to Wikileaks and Julian Assange. He and CCR brought the first case challenging the Guantanamo detentions and continue in their efforts to close Guantanamo. He taught at Yale Law School, and Columbia Law School, and was President of the National Lawyers Guild. His current books include “Hell No: Your Right to Dissent in the Twenty-First Century America,” and “ Who Killed Che? How the CIA Got Away With Murder.” NOTE: Mr. Ratner speaks on his own behalf and not for any organization with which he is affiliated;
Michael Ratner on en.wikipedia (born 1943, Cleveland, Ohio) is an attorney, President Emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights CCR, a non-profit human rights litigation organization based in New York City and president of the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights ECCHR based in Berlin.
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Supreme Court rejects tortured whistleblowers’ suit against Rumsfeld, on Russia Today RT, June 10, 2013;
NSA leak fallout: LIVE UPDATES, on Russia Today RT, June 10, 2013 (scroll down and click on video-link);
More young whistleblowers 2.0 to seek justice through maximum exposure, 1.15 min, on Russia Today RT, June 09, 2013;
Another phony jobs report from a government that lies about everything, on Intrepid Report, by Paul Craig Roberts, June 11, 2013;
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