The Price Of Conscience

By Chris Hedges, Scheer Post. -

The Justice Department coerced Hale, who was deployed to Afghanistan in 2012, on March 31 to plead guilty to one count of violating the Espionage Act, a law passed in 1917 designed to prosecute [...]

Daniel Hale Receives 45-Month Sentence

By Kevin Gosztola, Shadow Proof. -

Drone whistleblower Daniel Hale was sentenced to 45 months in federal prison. It was a severe sentence but not the harshest sentence ever issued in an Espionage Act prosecution against a former [...]

Drone War Whistleblower Daniel Hale Remains Steadfast

In a 20-page sentencing memorandum in the case of the United States v. Daniel Everette Hale published on July 19, federal prosecutors argue vindictively that the former Air Force analyst stole [...]

New Yorkers Rally For Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale

By David Swanson, Pressenza. -

A press conference was held on Saturday, July 17th on the High Line in New York City to support former Air Force “intelligence” analyst Daniel E. Hale, who faces 10 years in prison on July 27 [...]

On The Sentencing And Courage Of Daniel Hale

By Robert Shetterly, Common Dreams. -

My next portrait for the Americans Who Tell the Truth project will be Daniel Hale, the former Air Force analyst and drone whistleblower who released classified documents showing that nearly 90% [...]

Bless The Traitors

By Chris Hedges, ScheerPost.com. -

Daniel Hale, an active-duty Air Force intelligence analyst, stood in the Occupy encampment in Zuccotti Park in October 2011 in his military uniform. He held up a sign that read “Free Bradley [...]

Duping A Whistleblower

By John Kiriakou, Consortium News. -

What has happened to whistleblower Daniel Hale is very troubling. A former U.S. Air Force intelligence officer,  he was arrested on May 4 in advance of his July 13 sentencing for blowing the [...]

Support Jailed Whistleblower Daniel Hale

By Stand With Daniel Hale. -

Hale is a veteran of the US Air Force. During his military service from 2009 to 2013, he participated in the US drone program, working with both the National Security Agency and the Joint Special [...]

Drone Whistleblower Jailed Ahead Of July Sentencing

By Kevin Gosztola, Shadowproof.com. -

A federal judge ordered drone whistleblower Daniel Hale’s arrest, and United States authorities took him into custody. On April 23, Judge Liam O’Grady signed an order suggesting Hale violated [...]

Whistleblower Daniel Hale, The Drone Program And The War On Our Right To Know

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The United States' drone assassination program is illegal under international law, but the whistleblower who exposed it, Daniel Hale, is being prosecuted under the Espionage Act. Chip Gibbons of [...]

Memo to Biden: What About The Other Whistleblowers?

By John Kiriakou, Consortium News. -

Darnella Frazier is a whistleblower.  She’s an important one.  Few Americans will know her name, but we should all be thanking her. Darnella is the 17-year-old who took the video of former [...]

Report On Shut Down Creech Actions

By Toby Blomé, Popular Resistance. -

Las Vegas/Creech Air ForceBase – Demonstrators - after blocking two entrances to the drone base here Monday - will hold a "DRONE MASSACRE MEMORIAL TUESDAY FROM 6:30 A.M. TO 8:30 A.M. - Activists, [...]

Standing With Daniel Hale, Standing With Whistleblowers

By Chip Gibbons, Defending Rights and Dissent. -

Join us for a special broadcast featuring DRAD Policy Director Chip Gibbons, Jesselyn Radack head of Whistleblower and Source Protection Program (WHISPeR) at ExposeFacts, and whistleblowers who [...]