On the same day last week Congress shot down any notion of curtailing the rampant and illegal violation of the Fourth Amendment that has been ongoing by National Security Agency for several decades, veteran NSA whistleblowers convened Thursday at the National Press Club to share their insights into the history of that organization, its escalating […]
Thomas Andrews Drake is a former senior executive of the U.S. National Security Agency and a decorated United States Air Force and United States Navy veteran. He has experience with computer software, linguistics, management, and leadership. Abby Martin sits down with former NSA whistleblower, Thomas Drake, about his personal story as a whistleblower and what […]
Former National Security Agency executive turned whistleblower Thomas Drake was charged under the Espionage Act. Drake says the government aggressively went after him for exposing waste and illegality within the NSA. Drake is now a strong advocate for open government and continues to speak out against a culture of government secrecy.