Whistleblower Chelsea Manning is being threatened with indefinite solitary confinement (via Chelsea Manning Support Network)
23 May 2016

Chelsea Manning’s Appeal Argues ‘Disloyalty’ Allegations Led To ‘Unjust Sentence’

The appeal extensively argues Manning had received one of the “most unjust” sentences in the “history of the military justice system.”

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Still from video of the 2016 Nevada Democratic Convention. Video by Chachi1984 on YouTube
23 May 2016

2016 Election Needs More Journalism, Way Less Political Gossip

We take the concerns of Sanders supporters and research them. And it turns out there has been a lot of merit to those allegations.

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Detained, Deceived, and Deported: Experiences of Recently Deported Central American Families
20 May 2016

Immigration Officials Trick Central American Refugees Before Deportation

Immigration officials often do not provide any information about what is happening to them, or mislead them about the fact that they are being sent back.

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Chelsea Manning's prison mugshot from week she began hormone therapy (via Chelsea Manning Support Network)
20 May 2016

In Appeal, US Military Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Challenges Constitutionality Of Espionage Act

United States military whistleblower Chelsea Manning has filed an appeal and argues a military judge’s decision to convict her of seven Espionage Act offenses violated her due process and First Amendment rights. Nearly three years ago, Manning was convicted of offenses, which stemmed from her decision to provide WikiLeaks with

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Senator Barbara Boxer appears on CNN. (Still from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0n9J0OIWAJs)
19 May 2016

Establishment Collectively Stunned To See Citizens Reject Rigged Democratic Primary

Sanders supporters understand very well how the process works and what kind of candidate is supposed to make it to the end.

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El Paso PDN Port of Entry in Texas. Photo by Wbaron at en.wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=47474529
17 May 2016

US Border Security Called Women’s Rights Advocate ‘Whore,’ Threatened With Charges For ‘Prostitution’

US Customs and Border Patrol officers called Varela a whore, implied she had sexually transmitted diseases, and falsely accused her of being a sex worker.

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Las Vegas metro police line the stage at the Nevada State Democratic Convention. (Photo via Millenials For Bernie on Twitter - @Bernlennials)
17 May 2016

How Democrats Manipulated Nevada State Party Convention Then Blamed Sanders For Chaos

If Bernie Sanders couldn’t have won the Nevada convention, why did the Democratic Party go through the trouble of stifling his campaign’s influence?

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Laura Jane Grace burns birth certificate at concert in North Carolina (Screen shot from video by @kwymer6)
16 May 2016

Protest Song Of The Week: ‘True Trans Soul Rebel’ by Against Me!

During a concert in North Carolina on May 16, Laura Jane Grace of the band Against Me! burned her birth certificate in protest against an anti-transgender law. Grace, a transgender person, declared as her birth certificate went up in flames, “Goodbye, gender.” She smiled as her fellow band members and

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Witness Against Torture: Ribbons at the White House. Photo by Justin Norman on Flickr)
16 May 2016

Iraqi Torture Survivors Argue Appeals Court Has Duty To Hold Contractor Responsible

Attorneys for Iraqis tortured at Abu Ghraib argue CACI International, Inc., should be held accountable for unlawful conduct at the military prison.

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Alaa Yasin. Photo by Georgia Detention Watch
12 May 2016

After Hunger Strike, Detention Center Plans To Punish Stateless Palestinian With Solitary

Yasin has been held without release or deportation for more than eight months, and was detained after he used his uncle’s address on his visa application.

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