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Obama’s War on Whistleblowers Paves Way for Global Crackdown on Free Press - Defending Rights & Dissent
Turkey's recent press crackdown highlights the bad example the US – and the Obama Administration – sets for the rest of the world. Given the similarities to Obama’s War on Whistleblower, isn’t it time we start applying the same standards at home? If we don’t, can we really complain when leaders around the world view our own actions as a green light to crackdown on the press in their own countries?