A live panel discussion on whistleblower Pfc. Bradley Manning featuring Firedoglake investigative reporter Kevin Gosztola, Icelandic MP and Wikileaks activist Birgitta Jónsdóttir, independent journalist Alexa O’Brien and FAIR Activism Director and Media Analyst Peter Hart. Sam Seder will be the moderator.
|By: Brian Sonenstein Friday April 5, 2013 4:55 pm|
|By: Kevin Gosztola Friday April 5, 2013 3:00 pm|
We discuss the “aiding the enemy” charge and how it poses a threat to not only press freedom but free speech. Then, we get into whether Manning is a whistleblower or not.
|By: Jane Hamsher Friday June 25, 2010 9:44 am|
Sam Seder gives voice to the confusion many are having: after Democrats successfully fought off George Bush’s attempts to gut Social Security in 2005, why did Obama pack his deficit commission in 2010 with people like co-chair Alan Simpson, who are dead set on doing the same thing?