Assange Free but what about Bradley Manning?
“Manning remains in solitary confinement at a military brig in Quantico”
A brig official confirmed Bradley Manning’s conditions at Quantico as cruel and inhumane treatment and establishes that the accused leaker is subjected to detention conditions likely to create long-term psychological injuries.
From the beginning of his detention, Manning has been held in intensive solitary confinement. For 23 out of 24 hours every day — for seven straight months and counting — he sits completely alone in his cell. For reasons that appear completely punitive, he’s being denied many of the most basic attributes of civilized imprisonment, including even a pillow or sheets for his bed. For the one hour per day when he is freed from this isolation, he is barred from accessing any news or current events programs.
And the brig’s medical personnel administer regular doses of anti-depressants to Manning to prevent his brain from snapping from the effects of this isolation.
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