Kevin Zeese, a member of the Bradley Manning Support Network Steering Committee and Executive Director of Voters for Peace appeared today on RT’s The Alyona Show to discuss Bradley Manning’s case. Zeese appears at the 20:30 mark. More commentary about other topics discussed on this segment are found after the jump.
The Alyona Show — Today is Guantanamo Bay’s 9th anniversary and even though Obama signed a bill to close the prison when he first came into office, two years later prisoners are still there. Lawrence Wilkerson discusses the anniversary. And, Gitmo protesters took to the streets of DC for the ninth year in a row but are they discouraged? Then, PFC Bradley has been held in solitary confinement here in the US, while Julian Assange’s conditions are far less extreme. Find out these differences and why the media is only concentrating on Assange, and not Manning. Also, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made a surprise visit to Yemen, but should we interpret her visit as an end to the shadow wars, where the US finally comes out in the open about their relationship with Yemen? And, are Chinese parents better than parents here in the US? A Wall Street Journal article argues that point, but is that really a fair statement to make about parenting?