Pulitzer Prize Goes to Whistleblower Reporting

The 2014 Pulitzer Prize winners for public service, are The Washington Post and the Guardian for their stories based on the National Security Agency documents leaked by the former government contractor Edward Snowden. This award is among the most prestigious awards in journalism, and can bring potentially big consequences for future whistleblowers and the journalists who … Continued

Edward Snowden the Recipient of Whistleblower Award

Edward Snowden, the whistleblower responsible for leaks which revealed questionable surveillance activities by the NSA and FBI, was the recipient of the 2013 Whistleblower Award.  The award is on behalf of Transparency International, the International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms, and the Association of German Scientists, and recognizes Snowden’s strong dedication to transparency and … Continued