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Old Feb 7th 2016, 11:32 AM
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CIA effort to Kidnap Snowden:

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That's the Obama Administration in action. Or the 'deep-state' security state in action. Pick one.
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Old Mar 30th 2016, 10:33 AM
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Snowden speaks out in New Hampshire:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8pkUTav0mk
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Old Sep 26th 2016, 02:29 AM
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Snowden receives award for courage:
http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-n...blower-8913033
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For anyone who is interested, I've seen several documentaries about Snowden, including his TED talks and his rountable with Glenn Greenwald and Noam Chomsky.

And one thing that is most surprising about Snowden is how eloquent, well informed and very well-spoken he is in an public speaking capacity. He's really good. Noam Chomsky gave Snowden a standing ovation at their round-table.
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Old Jan 13th 2017, 09:03 AM
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Julian Assange says he will turn himself in if Obama frees Manning:
https://www.yahoo.com/news/assange-a...222625053.html
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Old Jan 18th 2017, 06:21 AM
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Obama pardons Chelsea Manning:
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/p...ning/96678814/
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No, Obama did not pardon Chelsea Manning.

Obama commuted the remainder of his/her prison term. Big difference.
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No, Obama did not pardon Chelsea Manning.

Obama commuted the remainder of his/her prison term. Big difference.
Indeed. She'll still be an ex-convict and will have served five years in prison, some of which I gather were particularly unpleasant.
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Old Jun 3rd 2017, 08:47 AM
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Sweden has dropped the rape case against Julian Assange:
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/julian-a...ileaks-sweden/
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