I have always had an adversarial relationship with the press. In spite of this I am, with a few exceptions, gracious with my interviews. The exceptions happen when reporters become rude or it is apparent that underhanded techniques are being used to "create" a story.
Asking people to continue to contribute time, money and mental energy towards delivering a watered-down and twisted version of what they believe, in their name, and with no hope of victory is not terribly compelling.
Far from shame, far from whispers, Janice McAfee's story is one of personal development, courage and ultimately triumph.
The building War on Privacy in America and worldwide has become so overt and obvious that there is no need to make the case that it exists.