Transcript for Chelsea Manning released: The past 'is only my starting point, not my final destination'
Chelsea Manning is out of prison tonight President Obama commuted her 35 year sentence for leaking documents to WikiLeaks. The harshest penalty for any whistle blower in US history. The transgender soldiers spent seven years in prison almost a year of it in solitary. Today tweeting first steps of freedom and her first hot greasy pizza two or 163000. Followers. In an exclusive statement ABC news Manning said I appreciate the wonderful support that I've received. The past will always affects me and I will keep that in mind while remembering that how played out is only my starting point it's not my destination.
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