Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Whistle Blowers: Shut Up or Else

The Espionage Act of 1917 was passed after the United States entered World War I. The act states that a person cannot interfere with military operations or help US enemies during war.  But, there is nothing in the Espionage Act about whistle blowing or leaking information when the government is in the wrong. Yet, Attorney General Eric Holder “has prosecuted more government officials for alleged leaks under the World War I-Espionage Act than all his predecessors combined.” 

READ MORE: Breitbart