Recently, I sat down with George Washington Law School professor and constitutional scholar Jonathan Turley and my close friend Kevin McCabe to discuss WikiLeaks' impact on transparency, the government's response, and the comparison to the Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg.
The mystique of secrecy in the universe of national security, even beyond the formal apparatus of classification and clearances, is a compelling deterrent to whistleblowing and thus to effective resistance to gravely wrongful or dangerous policies.
* Ecuador to announce Assange asylum decision on Thursday By Jose Llangari "Today we've received a threat by the United Kingdom
Assange, whose surprise move set off a media storm in Britain, lost a long-running legal battle last week to avoid extradition
Among those people is ex-Senator Heráclito Fortes (DEM-PI), as Folha showed today. The Australian activist participated in