The Judicial Lynching of Bradley Manning Posted: Monday, June 10, 2013 'No shot, no ticket': Ethiopians decry Israeli birth control policies Ethiopian women have told RT that Israeli medics forced them to take the controversial Depo-Provera birth control vaccination without explaining the severe side effects of the drug, which can leave a woman unable to become pregnant for up to two years. The Judicial Lynching of Bradley Manning The military trial of Bradley Manning is a judicial lynching. The government has effectively muzzled the defense team. The Army private first class is not permitted to argue that he had a moral and legal obligation under international law to make public the war crimes he uncovered. Audit by Venezuela Electoral Council confirms presidential win for Chavez heir Nicolas Maduro CARACAS, Venezuela– Venezuela's Electoral Council has completed an audit of results from April's bitterly contested presidential election, and as expected it confirmed Nicolas Maduro's 1.5 percentage-point victory. Zero Errors Found in Presidential Election Audit Rewriting History: Iraq and the BBC Glove Puppets I watched the first part of the BBC's 'History of the Iraq War' series, and I have no intention of watching any more, because it won't do my blood pressure any good. Cloud computing is a trap, warns GNU founder Richard Stallman Web-based programs like Google's Gmail will force people to buy into locked, proprietary systems that will cost more and more over time, according to the free software campaigner Internet's big names in battle to salvage reputations after NSA revelations Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, PalTalk, AOL, Skype, YouTube and Apple have been floundering for a response US lawmakers call for review of Patriot Act after NSA surveillance revelations White House insists it welcomes 'appropriate debate' after Republican leadership questions implementation of security act World leaders seek answers on US collection of communication data Data protection chiefs and analysts in EU, Pakistan, South Africa and Canada express concerns at revelations in leaks US surveillance has 'expanded' under Obama, says Bush's NSA director Obama pressured over NSA snooping as US senator denounces 'act of treason' Information chiefs worldwide sound alarm while US senator Dianne Feinstein orders congressional review of NSA program Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations The 29-year-old source behind the biggest intelligence leak in the NSA's history explains his motives, his uncertain future and why he never intended on hiding in the shadows Obama Should Have Given Americans a Choice Snooping Concerns Emerge Over Congressional Blackberries Serviced By Verizon Congress is concerned that the NSA's actions may have also captured phone calls of lawmakers and their staffers. It should be noted that Verizon is one of the main service providers to government issued Blackberries members and their staff use to communicate with one another. All The Infrastructure A Tyrant Would Need, Courtesy Of Bush And Obama VIDEO Contractor who leaked NSA files drops out of sight, faces legal battle A contractor at the National Security Agency who leaked details of top-secret U.S. surveillance programs dropped out of sight in Hong Kong on Monday ahead of a likely push by the U.S. government to have him sent back to the United States to face charges. Historic Challenge to Support the Moral Actions of Edward Snowden In Washington, where the state of war and the surveillance state are one and the same, top officials have begun to call for Edward Snowden's head. His moral action of whistleblowing -- a clarion call for democracy -- now awaits our responses. US in damage control mode after Edward Snowden's explosive NSA leaks White House refers Snowden's case to Justice Department while Republicans in Congress call for whistleblower's extradition Edward Snowden: Saving Us from the United Stasi of America Snowden's whistleblowing gives us a chance to roll back what is tantamount to an 'executive coup' against the US constitution. Edward Snowden: Profile in Courage Edward Snowden may go down in history as one of this nation's most important whistleblowers. He is certainly one of the bravest. The 29-year-old former technical assistant to the CIA and employee of a defense intelligence contractor has admitted to disclosing top secret documents about the National Security Agency's massive violation of the privacy of law-abiding citizens. 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