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The video summary reads in part as follows:

Annie Machon is a former intelligence officer for MI5, the UK Security Service, who resigned in 1996 with her ex-partner, David Shayler to blow the whistle on the spy agency’s incompetence and crimes.  As a result she has had to go on the run around Europe, live in exile in France, face arrest and imprisonment, and watch as friends, family and journalists were arrested and sometimes convicted. Annie is an author, media pundit, journalist, campaigner, and prominent public speaker on a variety of issues: security and intelligence, the war on terror, press and media freedoms, secrecy legislation and government accountability.