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On August 21, U.S. citizen Bradley Manning - now known as Chelsea Manning - was sentenced to 35 years in prison for leaking classified information to the public about the killing of civilians in the ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 08:13 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Dear President Obama: As commander in chief, you’ve been responsible for the treatment of the most high-profile whistleblower in the history of the U.S. armed forces. Under your command, the ...
by NormanSolomon
Comment Count 217 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 07:36 AM PDT with 118 Recommends
There is a lot of talk about the potential for a presidential pardon for poor Bradley Manning. Personally I think there are two hopes of that happening, and one of them is Bob. There is also some ...
by Dave The Sandman
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 07:09 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
     Thanks to Occupy Venice CA for sharing this photo far and wide.
by Frank Whitaker
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 05:05 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
"In our zeal to kill the enemy, we internally debated the definition of torture. We held individuals at Guantanamo for years without due process. We inexplicably turned a blind eye to torture and ...
by pfiore8
Comment Count 85 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 01:24 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Written into the US Constitution is the well-known power granted to the President, the ability to Pardon those convicted of a Federal crime. The power to reduce their sentence or fines and restore ...
by twigg
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 02:02 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
The true test of Morals is crisis its easy to be good when times are good. Its much harder to be good when everyone is against you. the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all ...
by Things Come Undone
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 06:47 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
click link for full article w/ hyperlinks: http://danbojangles.wordpress.com/2013/08/21/appealing-to-an-unrepentant-mass-murderer-pardon-bradley-manning/ I respect Bradley Manning. I respect ...
by danbojangles
Comment Count 67 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 05:16 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2398831/Bradley-Manning-WikiLeaks-spy-Bradley-Manning-sentenced-35-years-prison--EIGHT-years.html Because of the 1,294 days he has already spent in custody, ...
by dov12348
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 05:14 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
There probably are and will be more of these various places, but posting one on the White House website makes it harder for them to say haven't seen it, and for others who stumble across it on their ...
by Professor Smartass
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 02:50 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
John Yoo thinks Bradley Manning should have been convicted of a death penalty crime. Because terrorism ( link ): Manning should have received far more than 35 years in the brig. He should have ...
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 76 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 01:38 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
by joanneleon
Comment Count 72 comments on Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 05:36 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
by joanneleon
Comment Count 61 comments on Sat Aug 24, 2013 at 07:02 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
by joanneleon
Comment Count 64 comments on Fri Aug 23, 2013 at 05:40 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
Dear President Obama, Bradley Manning has been sentenced to 35 years in prison, a lot less than the prosecution was demanding. He could be free in eight years. Certainly, this is a better outcome ...
by PhilJD
Comment Count 384 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 10:00 AM PDT with 150 Recommends
A military judge on Wednesday morning sentenced Pfc. Bradley Manning to 35 years in prison for leaking hundreds of thousands of classified documents to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks. Manning, 25,
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 365 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 07:33 AM PDT with 84 Recommends
It is a sad day in America: the Statue of Liberty on Staten Island has a tear in her eye. Not only is it a tragic day for Pfc. Bradley Manning, who was sentenced this morning to spend 35 years of ...
by Warren Swil
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 07:56 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
by joanneleon
Comment Count 51 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 05:34 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
by joanneleon
Comment Count 93 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 05:35 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
by joanneleon
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Aug 20, 2013 at 05:30 AM PDT with 40 Recommends