Bradley Manning Newslinks 8 March 2012

8 March


The heavy price of telling the truth

Montreal Gazette

Hintz points to the experience of Bradley Manning, the alleged WikiLeaks whistleblower who was nabbed after he revealed his identity to a hacker via an online chat. “The Bradley Manning case also shows the severity of the repercussions,” Hintz said.


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Bradley Manning Newslinks 3 March 2012

3 March


Manning Charged with Espionage, Leaker of SEALED Indictment on Assange Gets Nada

Government Accountability Project (blog)

Hamsher is right on explaining the disparate treatment: Moral of the story: Bradley Manning gets charged with “aiding the enemy” for potentially leaking information that was available on the SIPRNET to hundreds of thousands of people.


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Bradley Manning Newslinks 2 March 2012

2 March


Providing information to our enemies is treason

Tulsa Beacon

by Robert McDowell In early February, the Army commander for the District of Washington finally announced his decision that Pfc. Bradley Manning must stand a general courtmartial for his actions while deployed to the Middle East. Manning is charged …


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Bradley Manning Newslinks 1 March 2012

1 March

Bradley Manning Is Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize as Court-Martial Begins


Last Thursday Bradley Manning, the former US Army intelligence officer accused of leaking sensitive government documents to WikiLeaks, began the process of a formal court-martial. Manning is charged with 22 different counts, including “aiding the enemy …


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Bradley Manning Newslinks 9-10 February 2012

10 February

Bradley Manning to face formal trial on February 23
The Guardian
The formal trial stage in the case of the WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning will begin on February 23, the US military has announced, when the soldier will be arraigned on all 22 counts relating to the largest leak of state secrets in American history.

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 5 December 2011

5 December 2011 —

Bradley Manning Wants Obama, Clinton as Witnesses
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff (Newser) – Bradley Manning’s preliminary
hearing is set to begin Dec. 16, and if the US Army private has his way,
Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton will be among the witnesses. The president
and the secretary of state …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 3 December 2011

3 December 2011 —

Bradley Manning: Welsh MEPs join Wikileaks suspect plea
BBC News
Two Welsh MEPs have added their names to a growing list of their colleagues concerned about the alleged treatment of Wikileaks suspect Bradley Manning. The US Army analyst, who grew up in Pembrokeshire, is due in court later this month accused of …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 2 December 2011

2 December 2011 —

Crime and Punishment Bradley Manning’s Leaks Didn’t Actually Hurt Anybody But …
It’s no blood, no foul when it comes to Bradley Manning. This week his lawyers stated that the alleged WikiLeaks culprit and confirmed Queerty reader didn’t actually cause any damage by releasing classified government documents. …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 1 December 2011

1 December 2011 —

How Does He Defy Democracy? Let We Count the Ways
Pacific Free Press
Army private Bradley Manning is accused of leaking thousands of government documents to Wikileaks. These documents expose untold numbers of lies by US government officials, wrongful killings of civilians, policies to ignore torture in Iraq, …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 10-12 August 2011

12 August 2011 —

10 August 2011

State Department Spent $1.2 Billion On An Asset Monitoring System… That …
So can someone explain why the federal government is coming down so hard on Bradley Manning, rather than taking some of that energy and focusing on securing the State Department’s computers? Honestly, from the sound of things, you have to imagine that …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 4 August 2011

4 August 2011 —

To Party Hack Rep. Nydia Velázquez, War and Liberties Are Political Weapons (blog)
Many times as editor of my local newspaper, The Bushwick News, I have tried to get our local representative in the House, Nydia Velázquez, to give her opinions on WikiLeaks and whistleblower Bradley Manning. It didn’t seem a reach to try to elicit some …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 29 July 2011

29 July 2011 —

Feds Defend Seizure of WikiLeaks Supporter’s Laptop
Wired News (blog)
By Kevin Poulsen The Justice Department on Thursday fired back against a lawsuit filed by a WikiLeaks supporter and friend of accused leaker Bradley Manning over the warrantless seizure of his laptop, arguing that they held onto the machine for a …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 28 July 2011

28 July 2011 —

Black Hat Pwnie Award winner will be a criminal
Bradley Manning is charged with stealing and turning over to WikiLeaks thousands of US diplomatic messages and footage of a US airstrike in Iraq. If Manning didn’t do it, whoever did will be of interest to law enforcement. …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 13 July 2011: UN torture official accuses US of rule violations

13 July 2011 —

Manning visits ‘breach UN rules’
BBC News
UN special rapporteur on torture Juan Mendez said the US had has broken rules by insisting on monitoring conversations with Pte Bradley Manning. Mr Mendez says he needs unrestricted access to Pte Manning to do his job. Pte Manning, 23, is being held in …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 12 July 2011: UN official says US breaks rules in torture probe

12 July 2011 —

The Conscience & Agency of Bradley Manning
With previously unreleased instant message chat logs, Steve Fishman for New York Magazine published a feature story July 3, 2011, that further examined the accused whistleblower to WikiLeaks, Bradley Manning. It looked at his family life before going …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 8 July 2011: Conversations with Bradley Manning

8 July 2011 —

Bradley Manning Chats About His Political Ambitions and His Boyfriend
Adrian Chen —Months before he was accused of leaking thousands of classified documents to Wikileaks, Bradley Manning had a series of instant message conversations with transgendered videoblogger Zinnia Jones. In newly-published logs of their …

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Bradley Manning Newslinks 5 June 2011

5 June 2011 —

Assange heckled over Bradley Manning’s fate
by Clare Hutchinson, Wales On Sunday WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange faced an angry crowd at the Hay Festival yesterday demanding to know how he intended to help Bradley Manning, the Welsh-raised soldier charged with leaking military documents. …
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