RT America -- August 18, 2015

‘Military authorities are afraid of Chelsea Manning’ – John Kiriakou on use of solitary confinement

CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou talks to Anya Parampil about how the government and military are attempting to use laws and military power to silence Chelsea Manning, who may be sent into solitary confinement for having illegal material in her cell. Kiriakou also looks at similar cases which have affected whistleblowers under the Obama administration.

ACLU win over Chicago PD’s ‘Stop & Frisk’ is start of police reform – attorney

The Illinois branch of the American Civil Liberties Union is claiming a victory over Chicago’s ‘Stop & Frisk’ program, which now requires stronger reasoning before cops can stop someone on the streets. Anya Parampil speaks with the head attorney of the case, Martin Gould, about present procedures and their future.