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“Free Julian Assange! Free Chelsea Manning!” (Free Speech!) Ciaron O’Reilly arrested at G20 in Brisbane

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Irish Australian anti-war activist and long time supporter of Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning Ciaron O’Reilly was arrested on Saturday 15 November and held in custody for two nights over the G20 summit weekend in Brisbane. Ciaron was speaking out … Continue reading

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As President Obama heads to Brisbane for the G20, Ciaron O’Reilly plans to confront him over Assange persecution

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UPDATE 15 Nov: Ciaron O’Reilly arrested at G20 UPDATE 13 Nov: Ciaron O’Reilly becomes third person to be banned from the G20 after saying he will ‘shirtfront’ Obama. PM Tony Abbott’s promise to shirtfront Putin at the G20 hasn’t got … Continue reading

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A month of solidarity with Chelsea Manning, Part 2: …Dublin and back

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Originally posted on Pvt. Manning Family Fund:
by Genny Bove See also A month of solidarity with Chelsea Manning, Part 1. To Dublin Susan Manning and I set off early on the morning of Wednesday 10 September for the two…

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A month of solidarity with Chelsea Manning, Part 1: from Wales to…

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Originally posted on Pvt. Manning Family Fund:
by Genny Bove This summer, a number of opportunities came up to continue the small solidarity effort I’m engaged in through the WISE Up network and the Manning Family Fund. These seemed too…

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Remembering Gerry Conlon, Supporting Chelsea Manning

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Originally posted on Pvt. Manning Family Fund:
The Teachers’ Club, Dublin, Thursday 11 September by Genny Bove The Irish greeting Céad míle fáilte (a hundred thousand welcomes) is no exaggeration. Over in Dublin from Wales again for a few days,…

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Chalking for Chelsea Manning as NATO summit begins in Newport

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Thursday 4 September was the first day of the NATO summit in Newport. See also our blog posts Saturday and Sunday’s actions and Wednesday’s Wednesday’s crime report. Having joined the first part of the march on Celtic Manor, we headed … Continue reading

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Police asked to arrest NATO leaders on evidence shared by Chelsea Manning and published by WikiLeaks

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by Genny Bove War criminals coming to Celtic Manor Yesterday, we headed into Newport armed with a statement for the police alerting them to evidence of crimes committed and about to be committed by NATO leaders. The bus driver pointed … Continue reading

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Solidarity with Manning & Assange in run-up to NATO summit in Wales

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by Genny Bove The NATO Summit, Manning, Assange and WikiLeaks As the warmongers of the western world gear up for their meeting to plan NATO’s next round of military action and push countries to spend even more of their money … Continue reading

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Resisting Injustice: Memorial Evening for Gerry Conlon in support of Manning Family Fund

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Originally posted on Pvt. Manning Family Fund:
Thursday 11 September, 7pm, The Teachers’ Club, Dublin. Gerry Conlon of the Guilford Four, a victim of the one of the most serious miscarriages of justice in recent history, devoted much of his…

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A Way Out of the Embassy for Julian Assange?

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The media gears up for a live arrest 18 August 2014 There was a buzz of anticipation all over the news channels and social media Monday morning and, apparently, outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London; it went – loosely – … Continue reading

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