There are few things the leaders of our two major political parties will work together on, but keeping America fighting wars is surely one of them.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday June 2, 2011 12:17 pm|
|By: Michael Whitney Thursday April 28, 2011 3:43 pm|
Accused Wikileaks whistleblower PFC. Bradley Manning will be removed from solitary confinement and placed in medium security at Fort Leavenworth prison, according to reports from journalists who took a tour of the Kansas facility today.
The first report of Manning’s move came from National Catholic Review reporter Joshua J. McElwee, who said that after the tour of the Leavenworth facility, military officials announced that Manning would be moved to medium security tomorrow morning.
|By: Michael Whitney Wednesday April 20, 2011 11:09 am|
Dennis Kucinich spoke on MSNBC today about the Pentagon’s surprise move of Manning from Quantico to Ft. Leavenworth. Kucinich said he’s been “absolutely stonewalled by the Department of Defense.” He continued: “frankly, I don’t believe anything they say when it comes to Bradley Manning.”
|By: Michael Whitney Wednesday April 13, 2011 1:37 pm|
|By: Michael Whitney Tuesday April 12, 2011 9:09 am|
The US Government appears to be sweating from the heat brought on by the United Nations after the international organization’s lead torture investigator publicly criticized the United States’ decision to deny official visits to Wikileaks whistleblower Bradley Manning. Sign our letter to Quantico and Pentagon leaders: follow your own rules and allow official visits to PFC. Bradley Manning. Click here to add your name.
|By: Michael Whitney Thursday April 7, 2011 8:52 am|
Government officials and Quantico Marine base have blocked official visits to PFC. Bradley Manning by Rep. Dennis Kucinich, Amnesty International, and the UN Special Rappateur on torture.
|By: Jane Hamsher Thursday April 29, 2010 11:19 am|
Harry Reid and Chuck Schumer are holding a press conference at 5:45 today to unveil their immigration plan, which will probably look a lot like the one that has been circulating (PDF) — heavy on enforcement to escalate the war on drugs, more money and power for ICE agents, biometric ID’s, lots of Department of [...]
|By: Jane Hamsher Wednesday March 24, 2010 9:24 am|
I can just imagine how that conversation went down…
|By: Jane Hamsher Tuesday March 16, 2010 6:18 pm|
Dennis Kucinich has called a press conference for tomorrow. Howard Fineman is reporting that Kucinich will vote “yes” on health care. Kucinich told Obama that he wants a full ERISA waver and a public option in exchange for his vote. And if he actually gets an ERISA waver, it will be the biggest victory of [...]
|By: Jane Hamsher Tuesday March 16, 2010 7:44 am|
Please thank Dennis Kucinich by donating to his campaign. Because lord knows, PhRMA won’t.