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Democracy Now! – July 31, 2013

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“Bradley Manning Has Become a Martyr”–WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange on Guilty Verdict; Facing Rest of Life Behind Bars, Will Bradley Manning’s Sentencing Weigh Lack of Harm to U.S.?

 
HeadlinesJuly 31, 2013

Bradley Manning Acquitted on “Aiding the Enemy” Charge, Guilty on 20 Other Counts

Senate Hearing Tackles NSA SurveillanceWyden: NSA Violations “More Serious” Than Acknowledged by Gov’tU.S. to Declassify Verizon Order on Phone Records

Appeals Court Upholds Warrantless Cellphone Tracking

Obama Seeks “Grand Bargain” With GOP on Reducing Tax Rates, Gov’t JobsKerry: Mideast Talks Seek “Final-Status” Deal Within 9 Months

Violence Thwarts Food Aid Delivery to 600,000 Syrians

Obama Taps GOP Senators for Egypt Talks

JPMorgan Pays $410 Million Fine for Energy Price Scheme

MIT Releases Probe of Own Handling of Aaron Swartz Case