Thomas Drake, a life-long military man and federal employee, stands accused of betraying his country. His crime? He blew the whistle through proper government channels on massive fraud, waste and abuse within the National Security Agency.
Wendell Potter had a high-paying job as a spokesman in the insurance industry when he had an epiphany—our health care system, the one he was a part of, was allowing corporate America to get away with murder. He has since become an outspoken critic of the insurance industry.