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“Hillary told staff that she could not fathom how an army private, Bradley Manning, with psychological problems and a drag-queen boyfriend could single-handedly cause the United States unprecedented embarrassment just by labeling massive downloads as Lady Gaga songs.”
On July 6, 2010, Private Bradley Manning, a 22 year old intelligence analyst with the United States Army in Baghdad, was charged with disclosing this video (after allegedly speaking to an unfaithful journalist). The whistle-blower behind the Pentagon Papers, Daniel Ellsberg, has called Mr. Manning a ‘hero’. He is currently imprisoned in Kuwait. The Apache crew and those behind the cover up depicted in the video have yet to be charged.
A pair of leaked cables (09MADRID482, 07PARIS4723), spanning two US presidencies, demonstrate the United States’ unwaivering push for the expansion of GMO (Genetically Modified Organism) crops; particularly that of Monsanto’s flagship European modified corn crop MON810. These cables demonstrate the interference in EU politics, to further the ends of business interests and regardless of the right of EU citizens to debate and decide.
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