Thomas Drake on Reality Winner and Whistleblowing

Recorded interview [published with permission] wth NSA Whistleblower Thomas Drake, about how to give NSA whistleblower Reality Winner a voice, Reality was awarded a special recognition award by Blueprint for free speech yesterday.

Tonight january 17th - watch CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou discuss online at ‘Blueprint for free speech’ with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.

wikipedia: ‘ she was charged with "removing classified material from a government facility and mailing it to a news outlet." The material in question originated with the National Security Agency (NSA).[6]

On June 3, 2017, while employed by the military contractor Pluribus International Corporation, Winner was arrested on suspicion of leaking an intelligence report about Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections to the news website The Intercept. The report suggested that Russian hackers had accessed at least one U.S. voting-software supplier.[7] Twice denied bail, Winner was held at the Lincoln County Jail in Lincolnton, Georgia.[8][9] On August 23, 2018, Winner was sentenced to five years and three months in prison as part of a plea deal.’

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