Buried in the comments: Greenwald, Miranda, Clegg and an indefinite number of documents.

Originally posted on Extraordinary Popular Delusions:
After a Snowden-imposed absence of a few days Glenn Greenwald posted a new blog early this morning. Of the items in the blog proper, I can definitely recommend David Carr’s NYT piece on journalists waging the US Government’s war against journalists for them. Unfortunately, the same has largely been…

Gezi Park Docu

Originally posted on PostVirtual:
Dear people, In all the clashes I witnessed – whether it was in Madrid, in Lisbon or in Istanbul – I have always had the pleasure to encounter Brandon Jourdan in the first line. As dauntless cameraman for globaluprisings.org, he has produced yet another valuable documentary together with his better half,…

Εκρηκτικά και κατεστραμμένη γη συνάντησε η καναδή βουλευτής Niki Ashton στον Κάκαβο (βίντεο)

Originally posted on soshalkidiki:
Από το AlterThess Αδεια κουτιά με εκρηκτικά και μια τεράστια έκταση αποψιλωμένου δάσους συνάντησε η  καναδή βουλευτής Niki Ashton κατά τη διάρκεια επίσκεψής της στο βουνό Κάκαβος στην περιοχή όπου η εταιρεία πρόκειται να εγκαταστήσει το εργοστάσιο εμπλουτισμού. Στην περιοχή αυτή οι μπουλντόζες της εταιρείας έχουν ήδη σκάψει το βουνό και έχουν…

Hunger Strikers, Supporters Vow to Continue Fight as Mediators Conclude Meeting with CDCR Secretary

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
Mediators working on behalf of California prison hunger strikers just concluded their meeting with CDCR Secretary Jeffrey Beard. Today’s meeting comes on the heels of nearly 100 family members of hunger strikers visiting the Capitol Tuesday, where they presented a petition signed by over 60,000 people demanding negotiations…

Amid a Week of Rallies in Support of Prison Hunger Strikers, CA Assemblyman Tom Ammiano Urges Action, Resolution to Strike

Originally posted on Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity:
California Assemblyman Tom Ammiano issued a statement today urging the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) to meet with prisoner hunger strike mediators and work toward meeting the prisoners’ demands. Prisoners throughout California have been on hunger strike for 25 days, demanding an end to indefinite solitary…

An Open Letter to General Buchanan–You Have it Within Your Power to Set the Sentence for Bradley Manning by Peter Hollings

Originally posted on Dandelion Salad:
Image by Vertigogen via Flickr by Peter Hollings Guest Writer, Dandelion Salad August 2, 2013 General Buchanan, You have it within your power to set the sentence for Bradley Manning. I am a former military officer having served two tours of duty in Vietnam. I recall my oath of office…

220 Palestinians, including 35 children, arrested last month by Israeli occupation

Originally posted on Occupied Palestine | فلسطين:
[ PIC 02/08/2013 – 05:32 PM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)— Palestinian human rights reports said that last July the occupation carried out more than 195 raids in different areas in the West Bank, Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, during which it arrested over 220 Palestinians. The Palestinian Prisoners Center for…