Bad times for blowing whistles on the shady. Manning waites to see how many of the possible 130 years he might get detained for, whilst Snowden gets refugee status in Russia and Assange waits it out in his Embassy hideyhole. It seems Governments don’t like to have the skeletons in their cupboards rattled. Who knew?
Equador has ramped up its defiance of the US over Edward Snowden by waiving preferential trade rights with Washington even as the whistleblower’s prospect of reaching Quito dimmed.
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