Jun 152011

Rescind Obama’s “Transparency Award” Now!
Tuesday, 14. June 2011 by Sibel Edmonds

President Obama was recently given a “transparency award” from five “open government” organizations: OMB Watch, the National Security Archive, the Project on Government Oversight, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, and OpenTheGovernment.org. in a closed, undisclosed meeting at the White House.

FBI whistleblowers Sibel Edmonds and Coleen Rowley have launched a petition ” Rescind Obama’s “Transparency Award” Now!, which has been backed by more than 25 government whistleblowers and over 20 organizations. Read more about Obama’s disingenuous record on government transparency and about the petition here