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 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, […]
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 […]
By Ray McGovern, originally published on Aug. 15, 2010, reposted Aug. 22, 2013 with the following note from consortiumnews.com 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 […]
By Daniel C. Maguire, June 4, 2013
By Ray McGovern, June 3, 2013
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: http://daserste.ndr.de/panorama/media/panor165.html; and (3) also a LINK to earlier Consortiumnews article in which […]
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.
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.” http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=7714