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Tag: Julian Assange
  • Pre-Trial for Bradley Manning Begins

    The five-day pre-trial hearing for PFC Bradley Manning, who is facing jail time for passing sensitive government information to WikiLeaks, began today at Fort Meade, Maryland. Manning is facing 24 counts of treason and espionage, which could lead to life in military prison without parole if he is convicted. This is a case that has captured international …

  • SA@TAC — Wikileaks Revisited

    Jack Hunter, AKA the Southern Avenger, takes a look back on Wikileaks and the aftermath. Today, Julian Assange, the whistleblower and face of Wikileaks, is hardly talked about anymore on the mainstream media. Wikileaks has since become a credible news source.  And the predictions about threats to national security created by Wikileaks have been proven …

  • Truth doesn’t kill people; our government does.

    Here’s an except from my opinion piece in The Chronicle on the Wikileaks controversy. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, a holdover from the Bush administration retained by President Obama, said over the summer that Wikileaks’ releases on the war in Afghanistan would endanger innocent lives. Adm. Michael G. Mullen, chairman of the joint chiefs of …

  • Riiiiight…

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