Norman Solomon: Assange and the Value of WikiLeaksAugust 2015
Subverting the government's illusions.
Richard Falk: Pondering Jonathan Pollard’s ReleaseAugust 2015
The moral conundrum of espionage and treason.
Peter Van Buren: Silencing Whistleblowers Obama-StyleMarch 2014
Obama takes his war on whistleblowers to the Supreme Court.
Tom Engelhardt: Letter to an Unknown WhistleblowerSeptember 2013
How the security state’s mania for secrecy will create you.
Tom Engelhart: The Crime of the CenturyAugust 2013
I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country–yours.
Tom Engelhardt: Now You See Him, Now You Don’tJuly 2013
Living in a one-superpower world (or Edward Snowden vs. Robert Seldon Lady)
Rebecca Solnit: Prometheus Among the CannibalsJuly 2013
A letter to Edward Snowden
Tom Engelhardt: How to Be a Rogue SuperpowerJuly 2013
No one's laughing in a global security state.
Trevor Paglen: Turnkey Tyranny, Surveillance and the Terror StateJune 2013
We’re not moving toward a surveillance state; we live in the heart of one.
Peter Van Buren: Homeland InsecurityMay 2013
Seven years, untold dollars to silence one man.
Noam Chomsky: Destroying the CommonsJuly 2012
How the Magna Carta became a minor carta.
Peter Van Buren: Leaking WarJune 2012
Is the Obama administration's crackdown on leakers and whistleblowers indicative of a new sort of Imperial Presidency?