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LGBTQ pride marches marked by protests across the U.S.
The celebratory tone of gay pride marches from San Francisco to Istanbul on Sunday were undergirded by an atmosphere of political expression and protest. Chelsea Manning , the transgender U.S. army soldier who was imprisoned for leaking classified military information about the Iraq war before
Chelsea Manning says she was trying to 'do the right thing' when she leaked classified military information
Chelsea Manning said she leaked hundreds of thousands of classified military documents – a move that would eventually lead her to serve the longest prison sentence of any leaker in U.S. history – because she wanted to spark a public debate about our country’s military actions overseas. “My
Chelsea Manning explains why she leaked secret military documents, fought for transgender rights behind bars
Chelsea Manning has been called a hero by some, a traitor by others, but when asked how she sees herself, she said, "I'm just me." "It's as simple as that," Manning told "Nightline" co-anchor Juju Chang in an exclusive interview that will air in an upcoming special edition of "Nightline." Manning,
NSA contractor Reality Winner wanted to 'burn the White House down,' federal prosecutors say
Reality Leigh Winner, a 25-year-old National Security Agency contractor accused of leaking classified information about Russian hacking to the media, wrote that she wanted to "burn the White House down" in notes confiscated from her home during a raid, federal prosecutors said in court today.
Chelsea Manning posts first photo revealing new look as a woman
Chelsea Manning posted the first photo of her new look as a woman, just one day after she was released from military prison. The photo was posted on her Twitter and Instagram accounts @xychelsea87. Okay, so here I am everyone!! =P httpst.co/NuyZlcWfd9 #HelloWorld pic.twitter.com/gKsMFTYukO —
Chelsea Manning released, tells ABC News exclusively the past 'is only my starting point, not my final destination'
Chelsea Manning was released from military prison today after seven years of incarceration at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, a free woman after President Obama commuted her sentence three days before he left office. Her imprisonment was longer than any whistleblower in
'XY Chelsea': Unprecedented documentary about Chelsea Manning , two years in the making, announced today at Cannes Film Festival
As Chelsea Manning walks out of military prison today after seven years of incarceration at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, she will be filmed by director Tim Travers Hawkins. His documentary, “XY Chelsea,” announced today at the Cannes Film Festival, has been a two-year
Everything you need to know about Chelsea Manning
Chelsea Manning , the Army private and intelligence analyst whose release of classified information to WikiLeaks sparked worldwide controversy over transparency in the military and whistleblower protections, will be released from prison on Wednesday. The majority of her 35-year prison sentence was
Chelsea Manning says 'I can see a future for myself' after clemency win
Chelsea Manning , the transgender soldier who was imprisoned for releasing classified military information, expressed gratitude in her first statement since being granted clemency, one week before she is expected to be released. “For the first time, I can see a future for myself as Chelsea. I can
US authorities debating charges against Wikileaks' Assange
U.S. authorities have been engaged in discussions over whether to seek charges against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange , according to a source familiar with the matter. The debate over charges was first reported by CNN. Officials have been debating whether Wikileaks -- the organization which has