Bradley Manning / Wikileaks Newslinks 10 May 2013

10 May 2013 —

Wanted: Bradley Manning trial court reporter

Politico (blog)

Frustrated by government restrictions surrounding the court martial of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, the Freedom of the Press Foundation has announced a crowdsourcing campaign to pay a professional court reporter to transcribe the trial. In a release …


Bradley Manning Trial Stenographer Crowdfunded By Nonprofit – Huffington Post

Huffington Post

NEW YORK — Fed up with the military’s limits on access to the court

martial of Bradley Manning, the Army private who has admitted to sending

hundreds of thousands of sensitive documents to the transparency

organization WikiLeaks, a nonprofit group …


Op-ed: How San Francisco Pride Has Failed Bradley Manning

Two weeks ago Bradley Manning, the whistle-blower being prosecuted (many,

including the American Civil Liberties Union and Amnesty International, say

persecuted) by the Obama administration for leaking documents about

America’s role in Iraq, …


How San Francisco Pride Is Perpetuating a Scandal by Not Reinstating Bradley …


Community members & Bradley Manning supporters attempt to access SF Pride’s

monthly meeting being held on the fourth floor of this building (Creative

Commons licensed photo by Steve Rhodes). The San Francisco Pride Committee

held a meeting on …


“A Battle For the Soul Of the Gay Community” — Protesters Reject SF Pride’s …


SAN FRANCISCO — “Gays care more about Nikes and babies than they do

about their own community. They used to be about human rights, now they’re

about being normative.” Dennis, 25, is holding a cardboard sign that

proclaims, “Bradley Manning is a …


SF pride committee out of step with community – Party for Socialism and Liberation

Party for Socialism and Liberation

Bradley Manning, a U.S. army soldier and anti-war activist who faces life

in prison for exposing war crimes committed by the U.S. military, was

elected by the Pride Electoral College to be one of the grand marshals for

this year’s San Francisco Pride …


Homeland Insecurity: Seven Years, Untold Dollars to Silence One Man – Truthout


Bradley manning. (Photo: Bradley Manning Support Network / Flickr)What do

words mean in a post-9/11 world? Apart from the now clichéd Orwellian

twists that turn brutal torture into mere enhanced interrogation, the devil

is in the details. Robert …


The Government is Us?


Bradley Manning has been tortured in solitary confinement for almost three

years for allegedly leaking documents that revealed actions of the U.S.

national security establishment 180 degree opposite what government

officials have told the American public.


Short Manning hearing: four government witnesses to testify secretly …

By Nathan Fuller, Bradley Manning Support Network. May 7, 2013. PFC Bradley

Manning’s pretrial proceedings continued today with a very brief open

session, …


Queer Friends of Bradley Manning: Statement on San Francisco Pride

The president of San Francisco Pride’s board, Lisa Williams, pronounced the

board’s decision to award Bradley Manning the position of honorary grand

marshal …


Alex Gibney Takes on WikiLeaks in ‘We Steal Secrets’

Chicago Tribune

 The Gotham premiere of Alex Gibney’s new doc, “We Steal Secrets:

The Story of WikiLeaks,” began with a May 8 cocktail party at Graydon

Carter’s Beatrice Inn, where producer Marc Shmuger talked about the

pic’s genesis. “I became …,0,714612.story


Transcriber sought for Bradley Manning Wikileaks trial

The Freedom of the Press Foundation has launched a campaign to fund a

professional court stenographer to transcribe the trial of Bradley Manning,

the US soldier accused of passing information to WikiLeaks. The

court-martial process has so far been …


WikiLeaks: Indian Government forced VOA to tone down criticism of Indira Gandhi


WikiLeaks: Indian Government forced VOA to tone down criticism of Indira

Gandhi. WikiLeaks reveal that the US embassy said New Delhi told VOA to

tone down criticism of Indira Gandhi. ” I am disturbed by the August 13

VOA treatment of events in India.


Trailer: ‘We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks’

First Coast News

pubId=963482463001 Trailer: ‘We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks’ ‘We

Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks’ tells the backstory of the

whistleblowers and international headlines surrounding Julian Assange. We

Steal Secrets Trailer Movie Trailer …


America losing the public opinion war in Asia

South China Morning Post

I found this out through one of the WikiLeaks cables that originated

several years ago from the US Consulate General in Hong Kong, about the

city’s water supply. Some very conscientious readers incorporated into the

dispatch what I wrote in an article …


A short history of hacktivism – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

But if the hacking community likes to flaunt its glib side, it also has a

rich history of political activism – or “hacktivism” – that has come to

define it in the era of WikiLeaks. If there’s one thing that unites

hacktivists across multiple …


Bulgaria’s Chief Prosecutor Suspects Tempering in New Tape

The recording was received anonymously by the Balkanleaks platform, modeled

after the whistle-blowing site WikiLeaks. The journalists from the

investigative site reported Wednesday that in the recording the

leader of the Citizens for European …


Big Labor’s Tool of Empire


Just before the April 14 Presidential elections in Venezuela, RT News

reported on a Wikileaks Cable from 2006 in which, in the words of RT, then

“ambassador to Venezuela, William Brownfield, outlines a comprehensive

plan to infiltrate and destabilize …


Trailer: ‘We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks’ – USA Today

‘We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks’ tells the backstory of the

whistleblowers and …


What does Wikileaks tell us about the future of media? | Media Policy

This is a guest post by Arne Hintz. Through its mega-releases of secret

documents in 2010 – including the Afghan and Iraq war diaries, and 250000



This Day in WikiLeaks: 7 May 2013

WikiLeaks spokesman Kristinn Hrafnsson will give the keynote presentation

at the Fighting for Transparency conference held at the University of

Neuchâtel, …

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