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Foggy Points of View on Bergdahl

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

What at first seemed very clear-cut almost instantly became clouded in fog. This fog may clear some when the Army makes a formal statement about the circumstances of Bergdahl's capture by the Taliban, but until that point the speculation is running pretty wild.

Too Often, American Justice Is Injustice

Michael Shammas | Posted 08.22.2014 | College
Michael Shammas

Our state of affairs goes against a pinnacle of American justice, equality before law, facilitating everything from war crimes, to torture, to domestic spying, to a predatory, ravenous Wall Street that feeds on the middle class with impunity.

Crime and Punishment: Abu Ghraib Torturers vs. Chelsea Manning

Dinkar Jain | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics
Dinkar Jain

Why has no one involved in the horrific Abu Ghraib prison scandal "harmed" the United States as much as Bradley Manning has, according to U.S. prosecu...

'People Want To Know What Happened'

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 06.29.2013 | Crime

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Two years after Army Sgt. Deirdre Aguigui died suddenly in the middle of her pregnancy, military prosecutors in southeast Georgia pla...

Courtroom Closures Likely In WikiLeaks Trial

AP | DAVID DISHNEAU | Posted 08.25.2013 | Politics

FORT MEADE, Md. — Lawyers for Army leaker Pfc. Bradley Manning raised no objection Tuesday to a government proposal to temporarily close his cou...

Prosecutors Move Quickly Through Manning Court-Martial

AP | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Prosecutors are moving quickly through the court-martial of Pfc. Bradley Manning. The former Army intelligence analyst i...

New Hopes From Rabat

Joseph Braude | Posted 05.05.2013 | World
Joseph Braude

By effectively designating the homicide a matter of "state security," the army only stoked conspiracy theories that further fueled distrust of the government. Shining a light on the truth of the matter would have been better for the family, and better for the kingdom itself.

Genearl Speaks Out On Air Force 'Cancer' In Wake Of Sex Scandal

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Likening sexual assault in the Air Force's ranks to a cancer, the service's top officer resolved Wednesday to tackle the problem by...

PHOTOS: Chinese-Americans Decry Soldier's Death

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 09.22.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Chinese-Americans decrying the suicide of a teenage Army private they say was hazed because of his ethnicity left Monday for the cour...

Army Officer Orders Court-Martial For Bradley Manning In WikiLeaks Case

AP | DAVID DISHNEAU | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — An Army officer ordered a court-martial Friday for a low-ranking intelligence analyst charged in the biggest leak of classifie...

Julian Assange And Pfc Bradley Manning Have Done A Huge Public Service

The Atlantic | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Julian Assange and Pfc Bradley Manning have done a huge public service by making hundreds of thousands of classified U.S. government documents availab...

If the UCMJ Doesn't Fit, You Must Acquit

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

Let's take another look at the applicability of the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) to private military and security contractors. In 2006 Con...

Bradley Manning, Soldier Tied To WikiLeaks Iraq Attack Video, Charged In Federal Court

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — An American soldier suspected of leaking a military video of an attack on unarmed men in Iraq was charged with multiple counts of mish...

Terry Lakin, 'Birther', To Be Court Martialed By US Army

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NBC News reports that the Army will court martial Lt. Col. Terry Lakin because of his refusal to deploy to Afghanistan. Lakin is part of the discredi...

Jailed Soldier-Rapper Bids for US Trial

Aaron Glantz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Glantz

Lawyers for a soldier imprisoned after mailing an incendiary rap song to the Pentagon have filed a habeas corpus petition demanding the soldier's trial take place in the US rather than Iraq.

Army Imprisons Soldier Over Rap Song

Aaron Glantz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Glantz

A U.S. Army Specialist, jailed after distributing rap against the Defense Department's "stop loss" policy, will be flown to the Middle East to be court-martialed.

Carl Bjork, Marine Captain From Evergreen,

9 News | Dan Boniface and Kevin Torres | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

EVERGREEN - The United States Military has decided to refer charges against an Army captain from Evergreen who is accused of ordering Iraqi officers t...

Arthur Delaney

Army Mom Confined To Base After Skipping Deployment To Care For Baby

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Single-mother Alexis Hutchinson refused to deploy to Afghanistan on Nov. 5, she said, because she didn't have anyone to take care of her infant son. N...

Breaking News in San Diego: The Marines are Looking for A Few Good Men

Chantal Sicile-Kira | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Chantal Sicile-Kira

My son - who is non-verbal and severely impacted by autism - has been heavily recruited by the military.

Conduct Unbecoming: John McCain's Dishonorable Endgame

Gary Cohan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary Cohan

He has now earned the ignominious fate of a public "court martial" in polling places all across America on November 4th.

US Soldiers Face Court-Martial For Killing Iraqi Prisoners

AP | PATRICK MCGROARTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BERLIN — Two American soldiers will face a court-martial in Germany for the alleged slaying of four prisoners in Iraq, the Army announced Friday...