Sunday, April 28, 2013

censorship watch: Bradley Manning won’t be honorary parade grand marshal at SF Gay Pride

SF Pride president: WikiLeaks suspect Manning won’t be honorary parade grand marshal after all - The Washington Post: "A committee of former San Francisco Pride grand marshals did select the 25-year-old Manning, who is openly gay, for the honor, but the Pride Board decided his nomination would be a mistake, Williams said. "

Noted especially for people who think censorship is something that only governments do. The only power that censors require is the power to prevent people from speaking or appearing or being honored in any way after they have already been invited.

See also Bradley Manning is off limits at SF Gay Pride parade, but corporate sleaze is embraced | Glenn Greenwald.