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Some of the biggest stories of the last decade have been the US government's pursuit of whisteblowers Bradley Manning, Julian Assange, Eric Snowden, and even journalist Glenn Greenwald for their ...
by OPioneers
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Oct 22, 2013 at 02:24 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Proposal supported by Obama is deeply flawed Cross posted at In the (K)now blog. There can be little debate that the leaking of sensitive government data and the prosecution of those who leaked it ...
by Warren Swil
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 10:39 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
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by Tom Tomorrow
Comment Count 73 comments on Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 92 Recommends
Most recently, I've been spending some time wondering how a PFC who was diagnosed with a gender disorder, who possibly was a victim of fetal alcohol syndrome and who was clearly a disturbed person ...
by boguseconomist
Comment Count 66 comments on Fri Aug 23, 2013 at 01:44 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
This is a follow-up to my previous diary , where I said we progressives carry more of the blame than Obama for what's going on in this country. This still applies: I saw a bunch of fucking Twitter ...
by Sucker Politics
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Aug 23, 2013 at 01:49 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
We live in a time of unprecedented communicative possibility. Data can be transmitted at tremendous rates. As soon as anyone seeks to make use of the vast new potential, though, to share information ...
by Dylan Brody
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 03:48 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
A federal case in San Francisco, filed by an Iraqi single mother and refugee now living in Jordan, alleges that President Bush and much of his administration should be tried for violating ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 412 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 12:12 PM PDT with 427 Recommends
As has been reported, as of today, the proper name to use when referring to the leaker of the Cablegate cables and the Collateral Murder video is Chelsea Manning . The proper pronoun to use is "she".
by Rei
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Aug 22, 2013 at 07:34 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Thus spake Barack Obama: On April 22, 2011, President Obama, Commander in Chief, declared Bradley Manning "Guilty." I guess, if one is Supreme Commander and Constitutional Law scholar, one has ...
by dharmasyd
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 05:11 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Manning off to jail. Snowden a schpy? Flush Rush™ hurting progressive radio? Your Noontime News and Talk Connection is on! Our Lunchtime Chat is Open! We follow up on the issues du jour ...
by winkk
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 09:04 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The same military that let's commanders vacate rape sentences is continuing the 'othering' of private Manning by releasing a photo of him dressed as a woman. Manning who was tortured for months on ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 09:14 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
If Bradley Manning is mandated to serve more time, over 4000 people have volunteered to serve part of his sentence http://org.credoaction.com/petitions/how-much-time-would-you-serve-for-bradley-...
by charlottescot
Comment Count 34 comments on Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 07:26 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
On August 2nd I posted a petition on line for people to volunteer to serve Bradley Manning's upcoming sentence. Amazingly more than 3800 signed up in a week. These people were sincere although they ...
by charlottescot
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Aug 10, 2013 at 05:40 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I started a petition for people to volunteer to serve Brad Manning's un just sentence. With the more than able assistance of Kevin Zeese, we have gotten 3800 people to sign-up. Imagine how ...
by charlottescot
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Aug 09, 2013 at 03:51 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
As the sentencing of Nobel Peace Prize nominee Bradley Manning continues, a bit of sad hypocrisy from the military crept out today. As reported by Reuters :
by bluto211
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Aug 08, 2013 at 02:35 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Blame him for what? For “looking forward” on American torture and other war crimes, for the NSA's programs, for the war on whistleblowers, for anything related to these beasts. Don't get me ...
by Sucker Politics
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Aug 07, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Originally published in Tikkun Daily | Cornel West, a vocal advocate for the poor and a staunch critic of income inequality , views America's expanding security state as an issue of critical ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 205 comments on Sun Aug 04, 2013 at 08:28 PM PDT with 128 Recommends
For a very long time I've been pointing out that in the battle against the corporatist forces that have taken over our entire government and society, the number one priority should be counter-...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 98 comments on Sun Aug 04, 2013 at 11:44 AM PDT with 177 Recommends
A new Daily Kos Group for orange geezers living on S.S. is up and running! Your Midnight News and Talk Connection is on! The Midnight Chat is Open! We're Live in the Chat and Live on the Radio Mid.
by winkk
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Aug 03, 2013 at 09:04 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Manning going to jail. WI still WI. Snowden on a plane (and the White House still unhappy). Wendy gets it started in Texas, draws line on TeaPub insanity. Now more following her lead. Your ...
by winkk
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Aug 01, 2013 at 09:02 AM PDT with 0 Recommends