Thomas Drake is a former senior executive of the National Security Agency (NSA) and whistleblower indicted under the Espionage Act. The charges were eventually dropped. Trevor Paglen is an artist and the author of books on experimental geography and state secrecy. Jesselyn Radack is national security & human rights director for the Government Accountability Project. She works primarily with national security and intelligence community whistleblowers, and represented Drake in the government’s unsuccessful prosecution. They will discuss government surveillance and how ordinary citizens can reclaim their anonymity. Note 1 p.m. start time.

 

Trevor Paglen

Trevor Paglen