Moscow, July 2015
ABOUT THIS PROJECT
After blowing the whistle on waste, fraud and abuse within the NSA, Thomas Drake was charged under the Espionage Act by the Obama Administration. This interactive short documentary tells his story.
The project was created for AJ+ by Anna Flagg and Emily Bodenberg. Art direction by Moiz Syed, Special to AJ+. Senior producer Jeff Seelbach. Editing by Kristina Motwani. Additional editing by Euna Lee. Animation by Kai Tang. Sound mix by . Camera , . Many thanks to Jigar Mehta and David Cohn for their help along the way.
FULL VIDEO PROVIDED BY EDWARD SNOWDEN
Intelligence Spending and Appropriations: Issues for Congress, Congressional Research Service
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