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What Kind of A Native Speaker Are You? - Official WizIQ Teach Blog

What Kind of A Native Speaker Are You? - Official WizIQ Teach Blog | Veterans | Scoop.it
It’s NOT what you think….     Image credit: Gunnar Þór Gunnarsson   I’m pleased to say that this is not a re-hash of tired...

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Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's curator insight, September 15, 2014 12:21 PM

Excellent post by Sylvia Guinan exploring the language of social media platforms.

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Okay, Now Will People Admit That Ed Snowden Is A Whistleblower? | Techdirt

Okay, Now Will People Admit That Ed Snowden Is A Whistleblower? | Techdirt | Veterans | Scoop.it

Nearly two weeks ago, Michael German, at the ACLU, posted a somewhat prescient article detailing why Ed Snowden was clearly a "whistleblower" under the current definitions in US law:

 

It is actually not a hard question to answer. The Whistleblower Protection Act protects "any disclosure" that a covered employee reasonably believes evidences "any violation of any law, rule, or regulation," or "gross mismanagement, a gross waste of funds, and abuse of authority, or a substantial and specific danger to public health or safety."

 

It goes on to give some evidence of how Snowden's leaks fit into those categories:

 

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