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Thomas Drake, fellow whistleblowers sue NSA, DOJ, FBI

The whistleblowers claim rampant violations of their civil liberties and constitutional rights as retaliation for speaking out about government fraud and abuse


Chelsea Manning faces indefinite solitary confinement for magazines and toothpaste [Updated]

The whistleblower is being penalised for possessing magazines like Vanity Fair, the Senate Torture Report and “expired” toothpaste; Update: Chelsea tweets, “I was found guilty of all 4 charges @ today’s board; I am receiving 21 days of restrictions on recreation–no gym, library or outdoors.”


Journalists condemn Netzpolitik investigation, German prosecutor fired

Courage members cosign a statement against the assault on press freedom as public outrage continues to grow


Announcement: Lauri Love website launched, extradition battle imminent

Lauri thanks Courage in a statement; campaign to fund legal team fighting Love's extradition has launched


No Love for US Gov: emergency fund for Lauri Love

British activist and alleged hacker Lauri Love needs our help! Oppose his extradition to the United States and help end his persecution


Announcement: Barrett Brown is Courage’s fifth beneficiary

We're raising funds to pay of restitution debts for the journalist, who organised crowd-sourced research into the cyber-intelligence industry before he was sentenced to 63 months in jail


Escape from Baku

Leading Azerbaijani press freedom campaigner Emin Huseynov travels to Bern after being sheltered at the Swiss Embassy in Baku since August last year. Donate to his defence fund at Courage's official support site