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Chelsea Manning to lose transgender benefits with dishonorable discharge - USA TODAYChelsea Manning to lose transgender benefits with dishonorable discharge - USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning, the national-security leaker and transgender soldier, will lose her entitlement to military health care benefits under the terms of the sentence that President Obama commuted, according to the Army. Obama's ...
 
I fought for Chelsea Manning because she stood up for all trans people - The GuardianI fought for Chelsea Manning because she stood up for all trans people - The Guardian
At that time, Manning had already been a captive of the US government for three years, and had been sentenced to another three decades. She had been interrogated, isolated, and deprived of human contact for months at a time, in conditions that the ...
 
Obama commutes sentence of Chelsea Manning - CNN InternationalObama commutes sentence of Chelsea Manning - CNN International
Washington (CNN) President Barack Obama on Tuesday overruled his secretary of defense to commute the sentence of former Army soldier Chelsea Manning, who was convicted of stealing and disseminating 750,000 pages of documents and videos to ...
 
Fight for Trans Rights in Prison Can't End With Chelsea Manning - RollingStone.comFight for Trans Rights in Prison Can't End With Chelsea Manning - RollingStone.com
On Tuesday, President Barack Obama announced that he was commuting Chelsea Manning's 35-year prison sentence. The move sparked instant celebration across the left, which has long felt that Manning was used as a scapegoat by a government furious ...
 
Forget Chelsea Manning. This is the Obama pardon you should be mad about. - Washington PostForget Chelsea Manning. This is the Obama pardon you should be mad about. - Washington Post
Obama's most controversial decision was to let Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning go after seven years of what was supposed to be a 35-year sentence for passing secret documents to WikiLeaks. Military and intelligence professionals were angered at the indulgent ...
 
Chelsea Manning, Tom Price, Nigeria: Your Wednesday Briefing - New York TimesChelsea Manning, Tom Price, Nigeria: Your Wednesday Briefing - New York Times
A rally outside Trump Tower in New York to protest Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Credit Demetrius Freeman for The New York Times. (Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning. Here's what you need to know:.
 
Obama reduces the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who was convicted of giving classified material to WikiLeaks - Los Angeles TimesObama reduces the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who was convicted of giving classified material to WikiLeaks - Los Angeles Times
Saying that she had "served a tough prison sentence," President Obama on Wednesday defended his decision to reduce the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who had been sentenced to 35 years in prison for giving thousands of pages of classified information ...
 
Obama Defends Decision To Commute Sentence Of Chelsea Manning - NPRObama Defends Decision To Commute Sentence Of Chelsea Manning - NPR
President Obama convened his final press conference in office on Wednesday less than a day after commuting the prison sentence of convicted leaker Chelsea Manning. Obama was expected to face questions about his decision to grant clemency to ...
 
Why Obama Made the Wrong Call on Chelsea Manning - Foreign Policy (blog)Why Obama Made the Wrong Call on Chelsea Manning - Foreign Policy (blog)
Yet I believe they are overlooking an important national security ramification of their argument in favor of clemency for convicted leaker Chelsea Manning. In particular, they are prejudicing the views of civilian approaches to justice over those of ...
 
Chelsea Manning and the False Logic of Harsh Prison Sentences - New York MagazineChelsea Manning and the False Logic of Harsh Prison Sentences - New York Magazine
While working as an Army intelligence analyst in 2010, Chelsea Manning leaked a wide array of American military and diplomatic secrets. Some of these leaked materials exposed war crimes; others served no apparent public interest, even as they ...