Drop the Charges Against Reality Winner

On June 3, 2017, NSA contractor Reality Leigh Winner was arrested and charged under the Espionage Act for allegedly providing a media organization with a top-secret document that analyzed information about alleged Russian online intrusions into a U.S. election. A year later, Reality Winner remains in a small jail without a trial.

Several months before Winner's arrest, the FBI’s then-Director James Comey told President Trump that he was (in the words of a subsequent Comey memo) “eager to find leakers and would like to nail one to the door as a message.” Meanwhile, politically connected and high-level government officials continue to leak without consequence, or selectively declassify material to advance their own interests.

To U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions:

We urge you to immediately drop all charges against Reality Winner.


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13730 3 weeks ago nunye bezwex Stoughton, WI , US
13729 1 month ago Jeff Bence Newtown, PA , US
13728 1 month ago Anonymous Lake Wales, FL , US
13727 3 months ago Marc Waters Afton, NY , US
13726 3 months ago James Byrnes Cincinnati, OH , US
13725 4 months ago monica nelson Victoria, BC , CA
13724 4 months ago EUGENE HERNANDEZ LANCASTER , CA , US
13723 4 months ago Anonymous Levittown, PA , US
13722 4 months ago Charles Wilber Whitmire, SC , US Since passage of the OSH Act in 1970, Congress has expanded OSHA's whistleblower authority to protect workers from retaliation under twenty-two federal laws. You have no right to hold Ms. Winner und...
13721 4 months ago Julie Botten Romford, ot , GB
13720 5 months ago Anonymous Frederic, WI , US
13719 7 months ago Barbara White PITTSBURGH, PA , US
13718 7 months ago Jorgen Karlsson Eastbourne, ot , GB
13717 7 months ago DAVID TRUJILLO AURORA, CO , US
13716 7 months ago Anonymous TN , US
13715 7 months ago Amanda Geer Jackson, MI , US
13714 8 months ago Jason Schulman New York, NY , US The charges must be dropped!
13713 8 months ago donye sacco Los Angeles, CA , US
13712 8 months ago Nicholas Anderson Munster, IN , US
13711 8 months ago Clive Hawkins Belleville, ON , CA
13710 8 months ago Anonymous gfg, OH , US
13709 9 months ago Arshi Khan Canton, MI , US
13708 9 months ago Anonymous Santa Clara, CA , US
13707 9 months ago Robin WvS Edmonton, AB , CA
13706 9 months ago Mitra Navabi Toronto, ON , CA
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