Chelsea Manning

Chelsea E. Manning (born Bradley Edward Manning) is a U.S. Army soldier who was convicted in July 2013 of several violations of the Espionage Act and other offenses, after releasing to WikiLeaks the largest set of classified U.S. documents ever leaked to the public. She was sentenced to 35 years in prison and dishonorably discharged. For Democracy Now! coverage of the trial and leaked documents, visit our archive.

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