- Freedom of the Press Foundation publishes leaked audio of Private Manning testifying at trial. Manning explains the motives for the historic leak of military documents about the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
- Russia Today looks at “predictive policing” in America and finds that police already have a tool they regularly use: Facebook.
- Michelle Obama, Al Gore and a bunch of celebrities had their Social Security numbers and credit card information stolen by Russian hackers and put on the web.
- NYPD Officer Gilberto Valle is convicted in a plot to stalk, kill, and eat women.
- Last night Brooklyn residents, angered by the shooting death by police of 16-year-old Kimani Gray, demonstrated in the streets, which the NYPD characterized as “a riot.”
- Excellent NY Times piece from yesterday about how the government worked on and seeks to justify their drone assassination of radical Muslim cleric and U.S. citizen Anwar al-Awlaki.
- Trimet executives last year gave themselves raises while cutting service and raising fares.
- There will be an anti-capitalist general assembly at PSU this weekend.