– Whistleblowers

[See further analyses in section People persecuted for exposing war crimes or civil-liberties abuse]
Swedish Doctors for Human Rights “opposes governmental assaults on the human rights of individuals who have exposed […] serious infringements to the civil liberties of the population”, being for that persecuted, prosecuted or become prisoners of conscience.
Such are the cases of:
Edward Snowden
Jeremy Hammond
Julian Assange


Most recent media update:

7 whistleblowers facing more jail time than Gen. Petraeus