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Bradley Manning’s defense is that he leaked … because he’s gay?

Well that sounds counterproductive…

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Adrian Lamo: the TRR interview

Back in June, I interviewed Adrian Lamo, the former hacker to whom Bradley Manning confided his poaching of classified data from his Army issue computer. At the time, the Manning-Wikileaks story was waning in the public mind, or maybe just … Continue reading

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The Manning chat logs: TMI and corroboration of guilt

So Wired finally released the full transcript of the chat logs between accused uber-leaker Bradley Manning, and Adrian Lamo, the former hacker who ultimately turned Manning in to authorities.

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Smearing Brian Manning

If you don’t believe that Bradley Manning is an American hero who was tortured at the hands of U.S. Marines at Quantico because he dared to take on the military industrial complex, you are evil, and also a hateful homophobe. … Continue reading

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Video: Bradley Manning at the ‘hacker space’

Before he leaked copious amounts of State Department documents he shouldn’t have had access to, Pfc. Bradley Manning was hanging with (fellow?) hackers in Boston — including his current chief defender, David House. From PBS’ Frontline: Watch the full episode. … Continue reading

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Three things we’re learning as the Pentagon moves Bradley Manning **UPDATED

As we await what’s sure to be the coming hysterics from supporters of Army Pfc Bradley Manning over his “torture” at the hands of guards at Ft. Leavenworth, we’re learning a few things that really, weren’t all that hidden regarding … Continue reading

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ICYMI: ‘Frontline’ explores Bradley Manning’s troubled life, stepmom’s 911 call (Plus: excerpts from The Guardian’s Manning book)

Supporters of Pfc Bradley Manning, the Army private accused of sharing classified information with unauthorized persons, have been really quiet about the new information in a PBS “Frontline” piece, alleging that as a young man, Manning once threatened his stepmother … Continue reading

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Curious: Bradley Manning’s father cites Coombs on ‘humiliation,’ says son ‘looks good’

Watch the full episode. See more PBS NewsHour. The Bradley Manning saga gets still more intriguing. Brian Manning, Bradley Manning’s father and himself a military veteran, has told PBS’ “Frontline” that he has visited his son “8 or 9 times” … Continue reading

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(Video) Pentagon press secretary responds to Manning ‘torture’ charge

Defense Press Secretary Geoff Morrell appeared on MSNBC Thursday morning and among other topics, he responded to the charges by Wikileaks suspect Bradley Manning’s supporters that he is being “tortured” in U.S. custody. Watch: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world … Continue reading

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**UPDATED** The war over Wikileaks: Manning facing 22 additional counts

The Army private accused of sharing classified information with Wikileaks is facing a raft of new charges, upping the government’s ante in the case. Is this where the government’s focus shifts away from prosecuting Julian Assange, and squarely onto Bradley … Continue reading

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