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The accused FBI whistleblower indicted by Trump's DOJ allegedly leaked secret rules for spying on reporters

If alleged whistleblower Terry Albury did what he is accused of, journalists should consider him a hero.

Remembering John Perry Barlow, co-founder of Freedom of the Press Foundation and Internet pioneer. 1947-2018

John Perry Barlow, founder of Freedom of the Press Foundation, has passed away. 

A tribute to James Dolan, co-creator of SecureDrop, who has tragically passed away at age 36

In memory of computer security expert James Dolan, 1981-2017. 

Introducing Haven, the open source security system in your pocket

Use the sensors in your phone to protect yourself. 

Join us in supporting Techdirt as it faces a threatening lawsuit for exercising its First Amendment rights

Techdirt is in a First Amendment fight for its life and needs everyone's support. 

Beware of the Trump administration’s coming crackdown on leaks — and journalism

Prosecuting sources is a direct threat to press freedom.

Statement on Trump allegedly telling Comey to jail reporters for publishing classified information

Trump allegedly urged Comey to imprison journalists who publish classified information. This is a grave threat to press freedom. 

We targeted a SecureDrop ad at potential whistleblowers in the Trump administration. You can too.

Any news organization can run a Twitter or Facebook ad targeting Trump administration employees for whistleblowing.

Incredible news: President Obama has commuted the sentence of whistleblower Chelsea Manning

Brave whistleblower Chelsea Manning will be released from prison on May 17th, rather than in 2045.