Sam Adams Associates for Integrity in Intelligence

Chelsea Manning

Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden Criticize the “Decline” of US Democracy

Former US Army soldier Chelsea Manning received the 2014 Sam Adams Award for Integrity in Intelligence from ex-intelligence officials for providing WikiLeaks with classified documents chronicling the wars against Iraq and Afghanistan, in a ceremony held at the Oxford Union on Wednesday evening. Read the entire article by Silkie Carlo here.

Chelsea Manning’s Acceptance Speech

Chelsea E. Manning 89289 1300 North Warehouse Road Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 66027-2304 2014.02.19 Statement thru Aaron Kirkhouse For Public Release The founders of America-fresh from a war of independence from King George lll-were particularly fearful of concentrating power. James Madison wrote that “the accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, […]

Chelsea Man­ning Awar­ded Sam Adams Integ­rity Prize for 2014

More articles about Chelsea Manning Janu­ary 16, 2014 The Sam Adams Asso­ci­ates for Integ­rity in Intel­li­gence (SAAII) have voted over­whelm­ingly to present the 2014 Sam Adams Award for Integ­rity in Intel­li­gence to Chelsea (formerly Brad­ley) Manning. A Nobel Peace Prize nom­inee, U.S. Army Pvt. Man­ning is the 25 year-old intel­li­gence ana­lyst who in 2010 provided […]

How Truth Can Save Lives (re Bradley Manning’s Uncommon Courage)

By Ray McGovern, originally published on Aug. 15, 2010, reposted Aug. 22, 2013 with the following note from editor Robert Parry: “From the Archive: A vengeful U.S. military has sentenced Pvt. Bradley Manning to 35 years in prison for disclosing unpleasant truths about the Afghan and Iraq wars and other government deceits. Manning’s bravery […]

Pvt. Manning and the Imperative of Truth, 12.21.11

A wrap-up article on Bradley Manning’s first week in court at Fort Meade, MD. Article includes (1) some of Ray’s remarks at rally on Saturday at Fort Meade (see also short video below); (2) a LINK to the HIGHLY RECOMMENDED 12-minute video at:; and (3) also a LINK to earlier Consortiumnews article in which […]

Free Bradley

Lt. Dan Choi, gay veteran and activist, center left, and retired U.S. Army Colonel and diplomat Ann Wright, right, march with others in support of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, present on base at a military court hearing at Ft. Meade, MD, Saturday, Dec. 17 2011.

Bradley Manning finally in court at Fort Meade, MD

For those willing to devote 12 minutes to watching/hearing first-hand how war brutalizes not only our Army’s targets but also our Army’s men and women, this is MUST SEE video cum commentary re July 12, 2007 Apache helicopter attack on Iraqi civilians in Baghdad during the celebrated “surge.”