Thomas Drake

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 US resident Donald Trump: accused of using ‘vindictive language’. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

Donald Trump’s smearing of a whistleblower at the heart of the impeachment storm could discourage the disclosure of serious wrongdoing in future, top (...)

Former technical director of the US National Security Agency William Binney arriving for a parliamentary inquiry in Berlin  into the NSA’s activities. Photograph: Thomas Peter/Reuters

Nostalgia is not what it used to be, but espionage fans can rejoice that Berlin is once again bristling with spy scandals just as it was in the Cold W(...)

Heroes or anarchists? supporters of Bradley Manning protesting outside the White House this week. Photograph: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP

Henry Vanderwater was an army private in the Union-occupied town of Alexandria, Virginia, during the American Civil War, charged with defending the se(...)

A large poster was erected for supporters to write messages to Bradley Manning during a mass rally for the US army whistleblower on Saturday in Fort Meade, Maryland. Photograph: Lexey Swall/Getty Images

After 1,100 days in military prison, Bradley Manning, the self-confessed source of the largest disclosure of US state secrets in history, will be brou(...)