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Whistleblowers

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Whistleblowers

Whistleblowers

Whistleblowers

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Guests:
C. Fred Alford
*Professor of Government and Politics, University of Maryland
*Author Whistleblowers: Broken Lives and Organizational Power (Cornell University Press, 2001)

Tom Devine
*Legal Director, The Government Accountability Project (whistle-blowers support organization)
*Author, Whistleblowers Survival Guide: Courage without Martyrdom (Fund for Constitutional Government, 1997)

Edward Stamper
*President, The Network, Inc. (employee feedback company)

Michael Selmi
*Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School (teaches employment and civil rights law)

Tom Goldman
*NPR Reporter covering the 2002 Winter Olympics (talking about pairs skating controversy)

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