A recent Green Party Congressional candidate, Ursula Rozum and activist, Amelia Ramsey-Lefevre, spoke out in support of Private Chelsea Manning during President Obama’s speech at Henninger High School in Syracuse, NY, last night. The two activists released a joint statement saying:
“With all due respect to the President and his supporters, we interrupted the President’s speech at Henninger High School because President Obama has the power to pardon US Army whistleblower Private Manning – a young, conscience driven whistleblower who exposed US war crimes.… Read more ...
Army colonel Judge Denise Lind sentenced Pvt. Bradley Manning to 35 years in prison, functionally equivalent to life in prison. In addition, the government, determined to make sure that no one could mistake its chilling message dishonorably discharged Manning, reduced his rank and confiscated all pay.
On August 21, Judge Col. Denise Lind sentenced Pfc. Bradley Manning to 35 years in military prison (minus 1294 days for pre-trial confinement). Three hours after Manning’s sentence was announced, attorney David Coombs said the appeals process will begin in a matter of days.… Read more ...
On August 5, 2013, Acronym TV’s Dennis Trainor interviewed Dr. Jill Stein, the 2012 presidential nominee of the Green Party. The topic of discussion was a presidential pardon for Bradley Manning, whose trial is currently nearing conclusion.
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Darrell Castle talks about the efforts of Detroit, Chicago and other cities to transfer unfunded health costs to Obamacare. Castle was the Constitution Party’s 2008 vice-presidential nominee and is considering seeking the CP’s nomination for president in 2016. (August 2, 2013)
The verdict in the Bradley Manning trial has already begun to create reverberations as people start to understand its impact, beyond the impact on Manning. While the greatest threat to Manning, Aiding the Enemy, was defeated, another threat, The Espionage Act, was not.
Today the Green Shadow Cabinet calls on President Obama to pardon Bradley Manning for his courageous work exposing U.S. war crimes and State Department deception. Thanks to Manning’s revelations of Iraqi deaths and human rights abuses by the American military, Iraq refused to renew immunity for U.S.
The following three articles were published on The Delaware Libertarian blog in the past few days:
“Right to work” doesn’t mean what you think when the government is involved
Published June 15, 2013
Buried deep in the proposed immigration reform bill is language designed not just to create national identity cards, but also to require everyone in America to have the government’s permission to work.… Read more ...
Darrell Castle talks about the trial of Bradley Manning which starts today. Manning is charged under the Espionage Act and with aiding the enemy. Castle was the 2008 vice-presidential nominee of the Constitution Party and is considering seeking the CP’s nomination for president in 2016.