President Obama finally ends Manning's prison ordeal but has never acted on the war crimes the whistleblower exposed.
Judith Miller says the whistleblower cost American lives. She's one to talk.
“I’d long known I was a woman, but I’d been afraid, and a bit embarrassed, to appear publicly as myself before this," wrote the incarcerated whistleblower.
According to a report by Think Progress, the military is working on a data analysis system to track down government employees and contractors who may leak state secrets.
The good news is that convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning isn't facing solitary confinement for an indefinite stretch of time.
In addition to the magazine, the U.S. Army soldier serving a 35-year military prison sentence for leaking official secrets has been threatened with solitary confinement for having an expired tube of toothpaste in her cell, her lawyers and supporters say.
In an essay published in The Guardian after the U.S. Supreme Court's same-sex marriage decision, Chelsea Manning traced the arc of progress on the issue of LGBT rights, starting from the moment California's controversial Proposition 8 was passed in 2008 to Friday's stunning SCOTUS victory.