Originally Posted by mhgaffney
One difference between then and now:
Ellsberg became a hero -- when a federal judge threw out the Nixon administration's case.
Manning has been subjected to a fate worse than death.
Things get worse.
The whole Bradley Manning ordeal is going to make Obama look like a hideous monster in the looking glass of history. I don't understand how anyone with any amount of humanity could allow what's happened to that kid if they had the power to stop it.