FDA Spies On Then Fires Whistle Blowers
- New York 07/19/2012 by Andrea Sears (WBAI)
In 2010 the Federal Food and Drug Administration began secretly monitoring the email accounts of five of its own research scientists. They were whistle blowers who claimed that the public was being exposed to dangerous levels of radiation by medical imaging devices that the FDA had approved through a faulty review process. WBAI's Andrea Sears speaks with Tom Devine, Legal Director of the Government Accountability Project.