Johnson supports drone strikes and mass surveillance — but he also ushered in the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell.
Chelsea Manning, formerly known as Bradley Manning, is submitting a request for presidential pardon to commute her 35-year-sentence for leaking to Wikileaks.
Chelsea Manning wishes to live as a woman and no longer wants to be called Bradley. Many have conflicting reactions to the news while others are celebrating.
Bradley Manning told the Today show this morning to refer to her from now on as Chelsea Manning.
The whistleblower is credited for the 1200 days he has already served as well as 112 days credit for his mistreatment while in the brig.
A selfie of Bradley Manning in a wig and make-up made its way to the internet while his gender-identity crisis is discussed in court.
Bradley Manning was acquitted of aiding the enemy, but was found guilty of 17 other charges after leaking confidential military documents to Wikileaks.
Bradley Manning has been found not guilty of aiding the enemy — thus avoiding a certain life sentence.
Members of the European Parliament have written an open letter to President Obama asking for the pardon of the whistleblower. The trial’s verdict is released today.
After over 1,000 days of imprisonment, infamous leak and whistle blower Pvt. Bradley Manning has finally reached trial, where the U.S. is prosecuting him for 22 charges, including aiding the enemy.
Any sentence for the Wikileaks informant will be reduced as compensation for his suffering.