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Chelsea Manning Back in Prison After Refusing to Testify

Chelsea Manning Back in Prison After Refusing to Testify

May 16, 2019

Freed eight days ago, Manning was subpoenaed before a new grand jury investigating Assange. Despite grave danger to her health, she refused to testify, saying she would rather die in prison than change her principles

Assange Arrest Sparks Interest in Gore Vidal Book

Assange Arrest: Background and Implications

April 14, 2019
Our recent coverage of the arrest of Julian Assange
Daniel Ellsberg On Assange Arrest: The Beginning of the End For Press Freedom

Daniel Ellsberg On Assange Arrest: The Beginning of the End For Press Freedom

April 11, 2019

TRNN Replay: The Justice Department announced on Thursday that WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange has been charged with violating the Espionage Act. Legendary whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg says, “This is the first indictment of a journalist and editor or publisher…And if it’s successful it will not be the last.”

Assange Arrest Free Speech Sign

Assange and Manning Under Arrest: Trump Admin Goes All Out Against Whistleblowers

April 11, 2019
Shortly before Assange’s arrest in London Thursday morning, we spoke to former National Lawyers Guild president Marjorie Cohn about Manning’s refusal to testify against Assange and the precarious situation Assange is in
Chelsea Manning Jailed for Refusing to Cooperate with Wikileaks Grand Jury

Chelsea Manning Jailed for Refusing to Cooperate with Wikileaks Grand Jury

March 8, 2019

Chelsea Manning said her testimony before her court martial is all she has to say, standing by her resistance to secret grand juries as her activist ancestors did before her. Kevin Gosztola, Managing Editor of Shadowproof, discusses the case

Marc Steiner Show: Chelsea Manning

April 20, 2018

Marc talks with whistle-blower, transgender activist, and candidate for U.S. Senate, Chelsea Manning about being homeless, transitioning in prison, and the decision to reveal U.S. military secrets

Chelsea Manning On Nazis, the Surveillance State, and Running For Senate

April 5, 2018

The whistleblower and transgender activist Chelsea Manning discusses Senator Ben Cardin, fighting Nazis without resorting to police, and making mistakes like going to an alt-right party

US Politics

September 15, 2017
Harvard’s rescinding of Chelsea Manning’s visiting fellowship — following a backlash from current and former US officials — is a ‘disgrace,’ says CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou