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‘Desert’ at Latitude this weekend. New Dates for Chelsea Manning play.

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‘DESERT’ ON SUNDAY 20th JULY 2.15pm AT LATITUDE FESTIVAL, SUFFOLK The Molino Group are at Latitude Festival in Suffolk this weekend with ‘Desert’; their compelling play telling Chelsea Manning’s whistleblowing story from joining the army to her 35 year sentence. … Continue reading

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Notch that one up! On Assange’s 2nd anniversary in Ecuador’s Embassy some great solidarity, a crucial new release, a fresh legal challenge & some decent media coverage!

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A VERY BUSY DAY! Everyone associated with WikiLeaks must’ve been absolutely knackered Thursday night! The 2nd anniversary, Thursday 19th June, of the day Julian Assange first took refuge in the Ecuadorian Embassy was a very busy day indeed for supporters,  reporters, WikiLeaks … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Chelsea’s latest communication, more on appeals etc, new legal team.

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Update from Chelsea Chelsea sent the message below to supporters on Monday, thanking everyone for their efforts and giving us some news about what she’s been up to. Apart from the news in Chelsea’s letter, Emma Cape of CMSN reports … Continue reading

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DESERT A Play About Chelsea Manning by the Molino Group. Updated Again for Spring 2014 Tour.

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THE MOLINO GROUP ‘DESERT’ SPRING 2014 TOUR  The Molino Group are on tour in England with their ‘on-going’ play about Chelsea Manning this Spring. Starting next Wednesday with a preliminary performance in Basingstoke, they will then visit Poole, Leicester, Leeds, Liverpool … Continue reading

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Sat 1st March: Solidarity! Assange, Manning, Snowden, Moazzam Begg, Marches, Rallies & Mardi Gras

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SAT 1ST MARCH 2014: A DAY FOR SOLIDARITY With several rallies, a London march against government and corporate corruption and injustice, and Sydney’s Mardi Gras having a strong whistleblowing Chelsea Manning contingent, the weekend was especially about  solidarity, and I … Continue reading

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At the Oxford Union, an Evening to Honour Chelsea Manning

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Sam Adams Associates gather for this year’s award at Oxford Union See also this post for background Ray McGovern kicking off the proceedings at the Oxford Union with Craig Murray and Col. Ann Wright seated This is a brief round … Continue reading

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Chelsea Manning to be awarded 2014 Sam Adams Award for Integrity in Intelligence on Weds 19th Feb

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Oxford Union Weds 19th Feb 6pm – 7.30pm  20th Feb Report on the evening now in this post here 19th Feb The Sam Adams Award for Integrity in Intelligence has been awarded tonight to Chelsea. You can now read Chelsea’s Acceptance … Continue reading

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Julian Assange’s Thought for the Day signs off PJ Harvey’s Epic Edit of Radio 4′s Today

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JULIAN ASSANGE’S ‘THOUGHT’ ON PJ HARVEY’S ‘TODAY’ 2ND JAN 2014 PJ Harvey asked Julian Assange to bring the final word – a Thought for the Day - to her beautifully envisioned guest edit of the Radio 4 morning news and current affairs … Continue reading

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Polly Harvey Wakes Up Radio 4′s ‘Today’ with Some Truly Shocking Stuff; JA is Invited.

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PJ HARVEY GUEST EDITS ‘TODAY’ PROGRAMME – THURS 2ND JANUARY 2014 Regular listeners to BBC Radio 4′s morning news and current affairs programme – ‘Today’ - were woken up by the programme in more than the usual way last Thursday morning, when … Continue reading

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