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Official Who Criticized Treatment of Manning Speaks Out


Within the past week a state department official commented on the treatment of Bradley Manning in the brig.  We commented on this in an earlier post.  It sounded like pre-trial punishment to us, perhaps to force an admission of complicity … Continue reading

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Peru: desecrated mummies and torture at La Real


This interesting post about new discoveries at La Real in Peru’s Majes valley comes from an informal blog that claims to print discoveries before they are published in peer-reviewed journals. I located Dr Jennings site at the Royal Ontario museum.  … Continue reading

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Manning in Forced Positions in Brig


Apparently, Bradley Manning hasn’t been questioned enough.  If we continue to question him maybe he will give us enough to construe a case against Julian Assange. Bradley is in the US Navy brig for copying a trove of classified material … Continue reading

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Bush Cancels Swiss Trip as Lawyers Plan Action for Use of Torture


Bush’s Shrinking World: George W. Bush Cancels Europe Trip as Human Rights Lawyers Threaten Legal Action over Torture … MATT LAUER: Why is waterboarding legal, in your opinion? GEORGE W. BUSH: Because the lawyers said it was legal, said it … Continue reading

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