Stories by Thomas Drake

Thomas Andrews Drake (born 1957) is a former senior official of the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA), decorated United States Air Force and United States Navy veteran, computer software expert, linguist, management and leadership specialist, and whistleblower. In 2010 the government alleged that he 'mishandled' documents, one of the few such Espionage Act cases in U.S. history. His defenders claim that he was instead being persecuted for challenging the Trailblazer Project. subscribe to Thomas Drake's feed

Posted on: Dec 13, 2013, Source: Popular Resistance

"Hidden away in offices of various government departments and intelligence agencies are dozens of people who are very much upset by what our societies are turning into. One of them is you."

Posted on: Jan 11, 2012, Source: The Real News Network

Thomas Drake blew the whistle on a massive domestic information gathering scheme and was called "an enemy of the state."