History's famous leakers/whistleblowers

Published On: Jun 10 2013 10:27:34 AM CDT   Updated On: Aug 18 2014 08:24:22 AM CDT

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said he'll leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in London "soon" after living there for two years to avoid extradition to Sweden. Take a look at Assange and other famous leakers/whistleblowers in recent history.

Leakers - Coleen Rowley
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Coleen Rowley -- An FBI agent, she alleged in 2002 that the agency had failed to act on information about one of the key figures in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Zacarias Moussaoui. She was named Time's "Person of the Year" in 2002 along with two other female whistleblowers.

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