Posts tagged: Amnesty International
JULIAN ASSANGE, as a teenager – was part of a group called the INTERNATIONAL SUBVERSIVES….
NOW, he’s on the run from the powers that be…for being the courier of some inconvenient truth…labeled as “collateral murder” on the WikiLeaks website –(which, by the way, has won media awards from the likes of Amnesty International)
It’s been said, the strength of democracy is having an incisive media support transparency by challenging what the government and corporations are doing —
Who really has blood on their hands?
The embed code is disabled for this You Tube video but you can watch it by clicking; WIKILEAKS – USA
*or copy/paste: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCmjmDXp7TI&feature=related
“…Do we as voters not have a need to know that our State Department says that Ahmed Wali Karzai, the half brother of the Afghan leader we are backing and himself the head of government in the most contested province, “is widely understood to be corrupt and a narcotics trafficker”? Or that authorities working with our Drug Enforcement Administration discovered Afghanistan’s then-vice president smuggling $52 million in cash out of his country, a nation that U.S. taxpayers are bankrolling?…”