Free showing of War on Whistleblowers, Tue July 16 7:30pm at Electric Maid
ThisTuesday evening, Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition will host a free showing of Robert Greenwald’s latest documentary: “War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State.”
WHERE: Electric Maid Community Exchange
268 Carroll St. NW, a block from the Takoma Metro station – map
WHEN: Tuesday, July 16, 7:30 pm.
INVITE FRIENDS: Facebook event page
The movie could not be more timely, focusing on whistleblowers Michael DeKort, Thomas Drake, Frank Gayl, and Thomas Tamm, with interviews with leading journalists and activists like Dana Priest, Jane Mayer, Daniel Ellsberg, and Jessalyn Radack. As NSA whistleblower Thomas Drake puts it, "Speaking truth to power is now a criminal act."
Click here for a video movie trailer
We plan to show more movies -- help us decide which ones when you join us on Tuesday! Possibilities include "The Lives of Others," "Top Secret America," "The Central Park Five," and others.
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Thanks for all you do!
Thomas, Kit, Sue, Martine, Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition