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Tampa activist receives thank-you letter from Bradley Manning; direct action planned at MacDill AFB listen05/08/13 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday Listen to this entire show:
In Tampa supporters of Private Bradley Manning are planning direct action outside MacDill Air Force base on June 1. MacDill is the home of U.S. Central Command. It’s part of a nationwide coordinated day of action and is being organized locally by the Tampa Bay Bradley Manning Support Network.
From his prison cell, Manning recently thanked an active member o...1 comments
01/15/10 Tom Baur
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday Listen to this entire show:
Thursday evening protesters gathered in front of the Rennaisance Vinoy Resort to denounce the St Petersburg Chamber of Commerce for choosing Central Command General David H Petraeus to give the keynote speech at their 110th annual dinner.
It was a great day for a protest at St Petersburg’s Straub park on the shores of Tampa Bay. 68 degrees, ...Be the first to comment
10/29/09 Joshua Lee Holton
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday Listen to this entire show:
The U.S. military’s Special Operations Command Central (SOCCENT) held a groundbreaking ceremony for their new headquarters in Tampa this morning at MacDill Air Force Base. SOCCENT is a subordinate unified command of US Central Command.
SOCCENT’s rear headquarters is at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, and their forward headquarters is in the Persian Gulf country of Qatar.
Major General Cleveland: “Special Operations Command Central has operational control of the theater special op...Be the first to comment
08/12/09 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday) Listen to this entire show:
Welcome to WMNF's Radioactivity program. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up we'll speak with the former commander-in-chief of CENTCOM in Tampa, and later we'll speak with two journalists who have spent three decades covering Afghanistan. But first some listener comments about yesterday's interview with Eric Bates of Rolling Stone Magazine about President Obama's first six months in office.
On the first part of today's program we'll talk about leadership, Afghanistan, Iraq and the uses of military ...Be the first to comment