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Jeffrey wigand began a household name when he told the truth about big tobacco to “60 minutes” back in 1995 inside the mind of a whistle-blower. Free upper-intermediate english lesson plan about whistle-blowing and the tobacco industry topic: jeffrey wigand the whistle-blower. Wigand became nationally known as a whistleblower on february 4 jeffrey wigand was born in new york city and grew up in the bronx and later pleasant valley. Under the whistleblower protection act of 1989, government employees enjoyed protection for bringing injustices to the attention of the authorities jeffrey wigand.
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