Sibel Edmonds is a former language specialist for the FBI, from which she was fired for being a whistleblower. After her firing, court proceedings were blocked under the state secrets privilege. She experienced living under tyranny in both Turkey and Iran, and knows full well the implications of government allowed to act in secrecy.
Edmonds is the editor of Boiling Frogs Post and a founder-director of the National Security Whistleblowers Coalition. Edmonds has an MA in public policy from George Mason University and a BA in criminal justice and psychology from George Washington University.