Wikileaks / Bradley Manning Newslinks 29 April 2013

29 April 2013 —


WikiLeaks to release more records – The Frontier Post

Frontier Post

LONDON: Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks was on Monday to publish more than 1.7 million US diplomatic and intelligence documents from the 1970s, founder Julian Assange revealed. The website has collated a variety of records including cables, …


Chagossians: Wikileaks cables not admissible in court

UK Human Rights Blog (blog)

The cables contain confidential information. If the court disallowed the

FCO’s witnesses from relying on the NCND policy, the court would be in

breach of s.6 because there would be repercussions for the future use of

Wikileaks cables, foreign relations …


WikiLeaks: “Biztonság nincsen emberi jogok nélkül” – aktivisták tüntettek …


Az akciót intézete és a szlovák WikiLeaks szervezte. “Már három éve

börtönben tartják Manninget, ebb?l egy évet ablak nélküli

magánzárkában töltött. Életfogytiglan fenyegeti, holott az egyetlen,

úgymond b?ntette, amit elkövetett, hogy lelplezte az …


Mystery over ‘hijacking incident at Dublin Airport’ 37 years ago –

However, a number of government departments and State bodies were unable to

find any information about the incident referred to while the US Embassy in

Dublin said it could not comment on anything related to Wikileaks. Dublin

Airport said there were no …


Economic Blockade and WikiLeaks: Iceland and Beyond (press release)

Economic Blockade and WikiLeaks: Iceland and Beyond. Julian Assange had

been using that term for a time, but economic censorship is as close to the

mark as any. If you want to shut someone up, deprive them of funding, cut

off the supply, hope they go …


Bofors Deal, CBI, Coal Blocks Allotment


The spat between the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the new

tranche of WikiLeaks, alleging former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi to have

negotiated for the Swedish jet, is understandable when the country is on

the brink of general elections.


Newsjacking: How the advertising equivalent of Russian roulette conquered the …

The Independent

When Wikileaks dumped thousands of diplomatic cables into the public

domain, it wasn’t just a victory for free speech. As memos leaked out of

Washington, copywriters in Karachi coined a catchphrase for a sanitary

brand that got picked up all over the …


Pirate Party wins 3 seats in Icelandic parliament for its best result worldwide

Ars Technica

The three new Icelandic lawmakers include Jón ?ór Ólafsson, a business

administration student at the University of Iceland; Helgi Hrafn

Gunnarsson, a computer programmer; and Birgitta Jónsdóttir, a well-known

WikiLeaks volunteer and former member of …


Departing French envoy has frank words on Afghanistan

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

KABUL, Afghanistan » It is always hard to gauge what diplomats really

think unless one of their cables ends up on WikiLeaks, but every once in a

while the barriers fall and a bit of truth slips into public view. That is

especially true in Afghanistan …


Wikileaks wins in Iceland’s Supreme Court court over credit card …

Wikileaks wins in Iceland’s Supreme Court court over credit card payment

blockade. Xeni Jardin at 6:06 pm Fri, Apr 26, 2013. In Iceland, Wikileaks

has won a …


Bradley Manning Supporters Will Protest SF Pride Tomorrow

A group of LGBT activists is calling for a protest against the San

Francisco Pride Committee’s rescinding of naming whistleblower Bradley

Manning as a grand marshal of June’s Pride celebrations. Gay and lesbian

peace and social justice activists …


WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning won’t be SF Pride parade marshal

San Francisco Examiner

A protest is planned today in support of Bradley Manning, the openly gay

Army private who is charged in a massive leak of U.S. secrets and who was

reportedly wrongfully named a grand marshal for The City’s Pride parade in

June. The president of San …


News: Netflix, Bradley Manning, Vietnam, Sarah Palin


LGBT activist Michael Petrelis is one of those who is calling for a protest

in San Francisco tomorrow over the SF Pride/Bradley Manning controversy:

“‘Our message to SF Pride is that they should make Manning a grand marshal

of this year’s Pride march …


Was It a Good Idea to Make Bradley Manning SF Pride’s Grand Marshall?

Friday was very interesting time in the gay universe. It was announced that

Bradley Manning would be one of the grand marshals of San Francisco Pride.

If you are not familiar with Manning, here’s a quick lowdown: he leaked

700,000 classified U.S. …


Op-Ed: Nothing proud about SF Pride’s shameful Bradley Manning reversal

One usually needs to travel beyond the San Francisco city limits, to places

where unquestioning patriotism, military fetishism and rampant homophobia

thrive, to hear such rabid denunciations of Bradley Manning. Sadly, such

ignorant malevolence seems to …


San Francisco to protest Pride’s cancellation of Bradley Manning honor

O-Blog-Dee-O-Blog-Da (blog)

Bradley Manning, widely known to be gay, had been selected to be one of the

Grand Marshals of the annual San Francisco gay pride parade, supposedly

named by the LGBT Pride Celebration Committee. When the predictable

backlash instantly ensued, the …


Imperial America and the End of Progressivism

“Bradley Manning is facing the military justice system of this country.

We all await the decision of that system. However, until that time, even

the hint of support for actions which placed in harms way the lives of our

men and women in uniform – and …


Former US soldier’s bid for political asylum in Germany drags on

Stars and Stripes

Shepherd closely follows the case of Bradley Manning, a hero of the war

resistance movement for leaking classified documents, and he sees parallels

in their cases. “Why should people like myself and Bradley Manning sit in

prison for doing the right …


Protest Planned In Support Of Bradley Manning As Pride Grand …

By Jeremy Kinser

bradley_manning Soon we’re going to need a scorecard to keep up. First came

word that Bradley Manning was selected as San Francisco Pride’s grand

marshal, despite the fact that he won’t be able to attend due to being

behind bars while …


TRANSCEND MEDIA SERVICE » Bradley Manning Is Off Limits at …

By Antonio C. S. Rosa

Bradley Manning Is Off Limits at San Francisco Gay Pride Parade, but

Corporate Sleaze Is Embraced. SEXUALITIES, 29 April 2013. by Glenn

Greenwald – The Guardian. A Seemingly Trivial Controversy Reveals Quite A

Bit about Pervasive …


Sunday, April 28, 2013 – Petrelis Files

By Michael Petrelis

San Francisco, CA – A group of gay activists has called a protest against

the San Francisco Pride Committee’s rescinding of naming as a Grand Marshal

openly gay whistleblower, Bradley Manning, a US Army soldier who was

arrested in 2010 …


Bradley Manning, WikiLeaks suspect, won’t be gay pride parade …

President of San Francisco’s annual pride celebration takes back

announcement that prompted flow of criticism.


Gay Pride event rescinds marshalship offer for Bradley Manning …

“Bradley Manning is facing the military justice system of this

country,” Williams said in her statement. “We all await the decision of

that system. However, until that …


SF Gay Pride Rejects Bradley Manning, Embraces Corporate Sleaze

‘A seemingly trivial controversy reveals quite a bit about pervasive

political values .’ Glenn Greenwald, Guardian UK.


Disruptions of SF Gay Pride Parade Expected in Support of Bradley …

LGBTQ and other human rights activists are planning various protests of

this year’s Gay Pride parade in San Francisco after the ‘LGBT’ Pride

Celebration …


Daily Kos: Bradley Manning, Not Pride Committee, Embodies Spirit …

Yesterday, the Washington Post reported that the Parade Committee Board had

voted to rescind the election of Bradley Manning as honorary grand marshal.


Bradley Manning Update: How to Commit Espionage Without Trying …

If it wasn’t clear up to now, it was made crystal clear last week. The

co-defendent in the Bradley Manning trial is the Internet itself. In one of

the case’s most …


Bradley Manning has honour awarded and then withdrawn by San …

Earlier in the week Bradley Manning, the openly gay US soldier and source

of the wikileaks documents which shone some light on the antics of the US


Free Bradley Manning | Facebook

Free Bradley Manning. 177 likes · 4 talking about this.


San Francisco’s Gay Pride organizers disinvite Bradley Manning …

It was initially announced that Bradley Manning would be one of the

honorary Grand Marshalls at San Francisco’s annual LGBT Pride parade on

June 29-30, …

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