1. Loyalty is life and death for soldiers. But like courage, it’s a morally neutral virtue. Its morality depends on how you view the cause it serves. Like any whistleblower, Manning may have betrayed his institution, but he did so out of loyalty to humanity.

    -Bradley Manning and Us.  The Guardian

    my piece on loyalty, truth, and Bradley Manning. Manning’s trial starts today


     
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