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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,
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
Top Trump aide calls Guantanamo Bay 'incredibly important intelligence asset'
President Trump intends to keep his campaign promise regarding the continued operation of the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay , Cuba , a top White House aide suggested today. “The president has been really explicit that Gitmo is a very, very important tool,” Sebastian Gorka, deputy assistant
A Timeline of Hillary Clinton's Email Saga
Hillary Clinton ’s use of a private email system rather than a government-run account while serving as secretary of state has been a major sticking point throughout the presidential campaign. The news that the FBI had relaunched and since closed their investigation into her email use is the
What We Know About Donald Trump's Proposed Ideological Tests
Donald Trump touted his new plan for ideological tests as a way to prevent would-be terrorists from entering the United States, but he has yet to detail how it would work. The proposal follows his months-long call for a “total and complete” ban on Muslims, which has also been short on specifics.
Trump Says Americans Could Be Tried, Held in Guantanamo
Donald Trump expressed his support for sending U.S. citizens accused of terrorism to the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo Bay , Cuba. The Republican presidential nominee said that he would be "fine" with holding trials for certain accused Americans in the controversial military prison. "I want to make
What's At Stake in US Saying ISIS Committed Genocide
Secretary of State John Kerry declared today that ISIS has committed genocide against Christians, Yazidis and Shia Muslims -- the first time the U.S. has declared a situation genocide since 2004. So what does that designation mean? ABC News breaks it down. Why does it matter that the Obama