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This edition: The War on Federal Whistleblowers

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 11, 2013.

First aired: March 13, 2013.

Segment 1 – Hizzoner Hopefuls

Moderator Greg David re-caps the first Republican mayoral debate with Brian, and Jarrett Murphy, editor-in-chief of David writes for Crain’s New York Business and directs the business reporting program at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Segment 2 – The War on Federal Whistleblowers

Would it be legal if the CIA used a drone to kill an American on U.S. soil? Who’d sound the alarm if that hypothetical scenario happened? -- “Silenced,” a forthcoming documentary film profiles some of the federal whistleblowers, including guest Jesselyn Radack, who publicly questioned U.S. national security policy after 9/11. Producer and director James Spione joins Radack in discussing the risks of truth telling for federal employees in what some call, an age of unending war. Radack, former ethics attorney in the Department of Justice, is now the national security and human rights director at the Government Accountability Project (GAP) in Washington, DC.

Segment 3 – Hey, Baby! Artist Takes on Street Harassment in New York City

Brooklyn artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh challenges street harassers with bold street art. Are they getting the message?

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Guest List

Greg David Columnist, Crain’s New York Business

Tatyana Fazlalizadeh Artist

Jarrett Murphy Editor in Chief, City Limits Magazine

Jesselyn Radack National Security & Human Rights Director, Government Accountability Project (GAP)

James Spione Producer and Director, "Silenced"