Ted Rall on Bradley Manning’s Dilemma: Know Your Level (cartoon)

Here’s award-winning political cartoonist Ted Rall’s take on Bradley Manning. Choosing between loyalty to conscience and or state is rougher than ever now. The trick is, he says in this take on the matter, is to know your level. Sound familiar?.

aNewDomain.net — Bradley Manning has got to be wondering the same thing we are — is loyalty to conscience really trumped by loyalty to state? The main thing, I guess, is to know your level. Sounds like a “Prisoner” scene. I created this political cartoon for my syndicated feed. For aNewDomain.net, I’m Ted Rall …


Based in Boston, Ted Rall is a nationally-syndicated columnist, editorial cartoonist and war correspondent who specializes in Afghanistan and Central Asia. The author of 17 books, most-recently published The Book of Obama: How We Went From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt, Rall is twice the winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award and is a Pulitzer Prize finalist. Follow him @TedRall, check out his Facebook fan page and definitely follow his Google+ stream here. Ted’s upcoming book After We Kill You, We Will Welcome You As Honored Guests: Unembedded in Afghanistan is due out in 2014.