Tell White House & DOJ: Stop the Attacks on Journalism

Democracy demands an independent news media free of government interference. But recently, journalists have been the subject of surveillance in the government's pursuit of whistleblowers. Through intimidation and harsh prosecution, officials are attempting to silence those voices brave enough to speak up about government wrongdoing. We know that our country has real and serious national security concerns, but we strongly believe authorities have crossed the line by targeting journalists. We are preparing to send a letter to the White House and Department of Justice asking President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder to stop and renounce their actions threatening America's free press. Please join with us by signing the letter, and by adding your own comments as desired. 

1-25 of 189 signatures
Number Date Name Location
189 4 months ago Alex Kleinman New Orleans, LA
188 4 months ago Stephanie Kienzle North Miami Beach, FL
187 7 months ago Ken Gleason Berkeley, CA
186 8 months ago Curtiss Hammock Flagler Beach, FL
185 8 months ago Nicholas Balatsos WY
184 9 months ago Jules Mattsson London, UK, In solidarity from the UK. Journalist, the Times of London. National Union of Journalists member.
183 10 months ago Howard Shapiro Wyncote, PA Wee expect that the protectors of the U.S. Constitution will actually protect it.
182 11 months ago Anonymous Arlington, VA In 1786, Thomas Jefferson, in a letter to his friend James Currie, said "Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers or newspapers without a government, I sho...
181 11 months ago Per Fagereng Portland, OR
180 11 months ago Charles Petzold Garnet Valley, PA A free press is essential to a free nation.
179 11 months ago Anonymous Lansing, MI
178 11 months ago Athanasios Galitsis Kew Gardens, NY
177 11 months ago Adam Denchfield WA Transparency and honestly, while hard, are the things that will provide for the healthiest, happiest people.
176 12 months ago Nestor Soto Carolina, PR
175 12 months ago Earchiel Johnson Chicago, IL
174 12 months ago Dominique Edmondson Upper Marlboro, MD
173 12 months ago Laura Dely Arlington, VA
172 1 year ago Richard Bermack Berkeley, CA
171 1 year ago Mark Teig Pine Bush, NY
170 1 year ago Clinton Hutchins St. Louis Missouri, MO
169 1 year ago Jason Husby Minneapolis, MN
168 1 year ago Robert Gunther Bay Shore, NY
167 1 year ago Doug Williams Lakeland, MN
166 1 year ago kate richardson belvidere, NJ
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