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A new war to keep everything secret

April 17, 2012
Goodman Green, Brasscheck TV

Whistleblowing, or exposing government misconduct, is the at very heart of the First Amendment.

As Kennedy said, “The very word secrecy is repugnant in a free and open society…”

During his 2008 Presidential campaign Obama expressed the need to enact better whistleblower protections and even claimed that he was preparing a federal law to protect those who disclose suspect practices.

That’s not what we got.

Instead, we got a war on whistleblowers, war on journalists…

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