Connecting the dots from Snowden to Manning to Occupy

Quinn Norton, writing in Medium, provides a long critical gaze at the Bradley Manning sentencing and its connection to a crisis in American identity.

America is split between two identities – the Republic and the Empire. The liberal enlightenment dream and the amalgamation of institutionalized militarized power.

Its a worthy read.

Bradley Manning and the Two Americas — Medium, Long — Medium


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: