Whistleblower Chelsea Manning will be set free on May 17, after Obama reduced her sentence from 35 years to seven.
❤ Well done, Obama!
President Barack Obama has denied clemency to Native American activist Leonard Peltier, dashing what may be his final hopes to ever see freedom again. Edward Snowden was not granted pardon.
Shame on you, Obama
She’s in solitary confinement, and has attempted hunger strikes in her struggle and suicide as a result of all of her experience in prison. Her crime, she released information so that Western democracies could stop abuses Western democracies were meant to be interested in stopping.
Here’s the petition in case anyone reading this wishes to sign it. You just need a name, an email and then to confirm your support by clicking on an email you would get.
https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/commute-chelsea-mannings-sentence-time-served-1 89,000/100,000 signatures collected so far.
Last August there was a Write to Chelsea campaign and she said, the letters were helping her a lot. Lifting her spirit. For people in prison, a little hello there has a precious value!