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Thomas Drake running for UN Privacy Rapporteur

Courage fully supports Drake's candidacy, as he has already become a leading global expert on the threats surveillance poses to privacy and human rights

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Courage statement on Petraeus “sentencing”

Petraeus escapes with probation and a fine, while Snowden faces multiple Espionage charges: the disparity is highly revealing about impunity for the powerful

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Courage team members participate in Reddit AMA

Julian Assange, Sarah Harrison, Renata Avila and Andy Müller-Maguhn answered questions about the Courage Foundation, its beneficiaries and the recent spike in BTC donations to Snowden's defence fund


Courage supports #StopTradeSecrets

Europe's Trade Secrets Directive is bad news for whistleblowers. The campaign against it starts today - visit the website at and sign the petition


Obama reportedly criminalises “support” for “cyber-enabled activities”

Julian Assange and Sarah Harrison taking part in reddit AMA 6 April 2015 at 7pm EST / 11pm GMT


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What the David Petraeus plea deal tells us about Espionage Act prosecutions

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Government rejects Thomas Drake’s retaliation claims

McClatchy reports that the government has condoned the treatment of NSA whistleblower Thomas Drake, who had his life ruined after he revealed information about warrantless wiretapping