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Chelsea Manning, Whose Leaks Helped Expose Military Criminality, Asks Obama to Reduce Her Sentence
U.S. Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning has formally petitioned President Barack Obama to reduce her sentence to the six years she's already served. The 28-year-old transgender woman was sentenced in 2013 to 35 years for releasing a trove of government and military documents to WikiLeaks . Through...
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Controversy over WikiLeaks Podesta Emails Opens a Debate for Future Journalism
In its 10 th years of existence, WikiLeaks has been at the center of controversy. Ever since its global debut with the 2010 Apache helicopter gun-sight video depicting the killing of civilians in Baghdad, the whistleblowing site has consistently exposed the naked power of empire for the world to...
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Naomi Klein and Glenn Greenwald Tackle Ethics of WikiLeaks' Podesta Emails
'There's debate, even among people who believe in radical transparency, over the proper way to handle information like this'
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Bernie Sanders Denounces Brazil’s Impeachment as Undemocratic, Calls for New Elections
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders yesterday denounced in harsh terms the impeachment of Brazil’s democratically elected president. As the Brazilian Senate heads toward a final vote later this month, Sanders described his position, set forth in a statement posted on his Senate site , as “calling on the...
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Greenwald Explains What Out-of-Touch Media Doesn't Get About Trump, Russia, and US Electorate
'People have been so fucked by the prevailing order in such deep and fundamental and enduring ways that they can't imagine that anything is worse than preservation of the status quo'
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No Charges for Clinton Expose 'Two-Tiered System of Justice'
Former secretary of state seemingly held to different standard than 'low-level, powerless Nobodies-in-DC'
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Democrats’ War on Due Process and Terrorist Fearmongering Long Predate Orlando
Before the bodies were removed from the Pulse nightclub in Orlando last week, Democrats began eagerly exploiting that atrocity to demand a new, secret “terrorist watchlist”: something that was once the domestic centerpiece of the Bush/Cheney war-on-terror mentality . Led by their propaganda outlet...
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Perfect End to Democratic Primary: Anonymous Super-Delegates Declare Winner Through Media
Last night, Associated Press – on a day when nobody voted – surprised everyone by abruptly declaring the Democratic Party primary over and Hillary Clinton the victor. The decree, issued the night before the California primary in which polls show Clinton and Bernie Sanders in a very close race, was...
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Brazil’s Democracy to Suffer Grievous Blow Today as Unelectable, Corrupt Neoliberal is Installed
In 2002, Brazil’s left-of-center Workers Party (PT) ascended to the presidency when Lula da Silva won in a landslide over the candidate of the center-right party PSDB (throughout 2002, “markets” were indignant at the mere prospect of PT’s victory). The PT remained in power when Lula, in 2006, was...
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To See the Real Story in Brazil, Look at Who is Being Installed as President — and Finance Chiefs
(Para ler a versão desse artigo em Português, clique aqui .) It’s not easy for outsiders to sort through all the competing claims about Brazil’s political crisis and the ongoing effort to oust its president, Dilma Rousseff, who won re-election a mere 18 months ago with 54 million votes. But the...
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