Category: Critiquing the Military Justice System

CHELSEA MANNING RELEASED – REJOICING TEMPERED BY REALITY

By | 06/30/2017
This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series  On Watch 28.2 Summer 2017

This entry is part of On Watch 28.2 Summer 2017By David Gespass On May 17, 2017, Chelsea Manning walked out of Fort Leavenworth thanks to the commutation of her sentence by outgoing President Barack Obama. The seven years she spent in confinement…Read More »

Court-Martial: How Military Justice Has Shaped America from the Revolution to 9/11 and Beyond

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series  On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017

This entry is part of On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017Book Review Court-Martial: How Military Justice Has Shaped America from the Revolution to 9/11 and Beyond by Mr. Chris Bray, US Army Infantry Sergeant & PhD in History from UCLA. The United States…Read More »

The Injustices of Manning’s Ordeal

By | 05/04/2017
This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series  On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017

This entry is part of On Watch 28.1 Spring 2017For exposing war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan, Pvt. Chelsea Manning suffered nearly seven years in prison, an ordeal President Obama finally is ending but without acting on the crimes she revealed. After…Read More »

Verdict in Manning Case Slow Death for Democracy

By | 07/30/2013

Op-Ed for MLTF [Update]: In a public statement issued on 8/22/13, Pvt. Manning disclosed that her name is now Chelsea Manning, and that she is a female. Going forward, we will honor her request to use her new name and appropriate pronouns, in support…Read More »

Lt. Ehren Watada court-martial

By | 06/18/2010

LINKS Watada Stay Order (issued 10/5/07) http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/dayart/pdf/Watada_Stay_Order.pdf  More legal documents and some analysis http://www.ufppc.org/content/view/6718/ Thank You Lieutenant Watada ! www.thankyoult.org View Lt. Watada’s Historic Speech to the 2006 Veterans for Peace Convention http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wj0hI4OyF3A. ARTICLES Watada court-martial stopped http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/334509_watada06.html By MIKE BARBER P-I…Read More »