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NWC Executive Director Stephen Kohn Featured in Washington Post Video

Posted in News
What is a whistleblowerThe release of the Steven Spielberg film The Post (starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep) has prompted a new upsurge in interest about whistleblowers. In 1971, Daniel Ellsberg released the Pentagon Papers to the New York Times, Washington Post and other newspapers which published the shocking revelations of how the American people had been lied to about the Vietnam War for decades.… Continue Reading

PBS’ Point-of-View to show documentary on Daniel Ellsberg

Posted in National Security, News
Next Tuesday, October 5, at 9:00 p.m., many public television stations will broadcast The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers. It is a 90-minute documentary about Daniel Ellsberg’s life, his education and rise in the world of a secret government-funded think-tank, and the thinking that brought him to release the classified Pentagon Papers. I had… Continue Reading

Whistle-Blowers: A Conversation with Daniel Ellsberg and John Dean

Posted in Events
The Open Society Institute National Security Human Rights Campaign is sponsoring an event on September 15th entitled, "Whistle-blowers: A Conversation with Daniel Ellsberg and John Dean." The event celebrates the U.S. premiere of the feature documentary, "The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers."… Continue Reading