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It’s OK to leak government secrets – as long as it benefits politicians | Trevor Timm | Opinion | The Guardian

December 21, 2015

Politicians are above the law.RM

“If you are a whistleblower like Edward Snowden, who tells the press about illegal, immoral or embarrassing government actions, you will face jail time. But it’s often another story for US government officials leaking information for their own political benefit.” Matt Kibbe

It is hypocritical that some leaks will land you in jail, while others just lead to a slap on the wrist

Source: It’s OK to leak government secrets – as long as it benefits politicians | Trevor Timm | Opinion | The Guardian

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