Category Archive: whistleblowers

Aug 07 2013

We Were Too Forgiving

So you may remember when DJ Grothe accused certain skeptic women of scaring other women away from TAM, and destroyed the goodwill of many in our community. Former supporters ceased supporting TAM, but most of us were willing to give James Randi the benefit of the doubt. Some of us even tried to meet our …

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Dec 16 2008

In Answer to Annie

Annie took me to task for thanking Thomas Tamm and pointing up the need for whistleblowers. Cujo359 answered her quite well, but I’m going to expand on that a bit here. First off, I have blown the whistle. I lost my job over it. So I guess that makes two of us. Secondly, silence does …

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Dec 15 2008

Thank You for Blowing that Whistle, Mr. Tamm

We could’ve used a lot more like him during these past eight years. Newsweek has a fascinating story about the person who first leaked the warrantless surveillance story: “Thomas M. Tamm was entrusted with some of the government’s most important secrets. He had a Sensitive Compartmented Information security clearance, a level above Top Secret. Government …

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