WikiLeaks
The latest news about WikiLeaks, a nonprofit organization founded by Julian Assange that has published leaked classified information from international whistleblowers, including Chelsea Manning. WikiLeaks generated a storm of controversy after Manning, a member of the U.S. military, leaked the largest number of classified documents in history. The organization worked with the British publication The Guardian to publish a redacted version of these documents, communications of the U.S. State Department, the events of which were captured in the feature-length film The Fifth Estate, directed by gay filmmaker Bill Condon and starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange.
Dept. of Defense: Chelsea Manning May Begin Transition in Prison
July 18 2014 2:01 PM ET

Chelsea Manning Gets Good News From Military

Parker Marie Molloy

Nearly a year after her lawyer put in a request to begin hormone replacement therapy, it appears that the Department of Defense has agreed to treat Chelsea Manning.

Chelsea Manning's Attorney Accuses Pentagon of 'Strategic Leak'
May 14 2014 10:42 AM ET May 14 2014 2:15 PM ET

Manning's Attorney Accuses Pentagon of 'Strategic Leak'

Parker Marie Molloy

An Associated Press report cites anonymous Pentagon officials who claim that the WikiLeaks source has been cleared for transfer, and will receive hormone therapy.

Fox News Calls Chelsea Manning a 'Gender-Bender'
April 24 2014 2:57 PM ET

Fox News Calls Chelsea Manning a 'Gender-Bender'

Parker Marie Molloy

Fox News uses the GLAAD-defined defamatory slur 'gender-bender' to refer to Chelsea Manning, adding to the network's long track record of deprecating trans individuals.

Chelsea Manning Announces Legal Name Change in Optimistic Letter
April 23 2014 5:48 PM ET

Chelsea Manning Announces Legal Name Change

Parker Marie Molloy

The WikiLeaks source announced today that she is now legally recognized as 'Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.' Manning also provided an update on her current state of affairs, including whether or not she will receive health care.

Chelsea Manning Seeks Legal Name Change
March 20 2014 11:39 AM ET

Chelsea Manning Seeks Legal Name Change

Parker Marie Molloy

After coming out as transgender last August, the WikiLeaks source is seeking to make her name change official.

Peace Prize Winner Chelsea Manning Doesn't Consider Herself a Pacifist
October 10 2013 7:52 PM ET

Peace Prize Winner Chelsea Manning Doesn't Consider Herself a Pacifist

Sunnivie Brydum

Meanwhile, Fox News continues to refer to Chelsea as a man, using her given name, despite her August announcement that she's a transgender woman.

WATCH: WikiLeaks Source Comes Out as Transgender
August 22 2013 12:14 PM ET

WATCH: WikiLeaks Source Comes Out as Transgender

Sunnivie Brydum

The former Army private sentenced to 35 years for sharing classified government documents with the website WikiLeaks revealed today that she's transgender.

Manning Receives 35-Year Sentence for Leaking Secrets
August 21 2013 2:53 PM ET August 21 2013 9:52 PM ET

Manning Receives 35-Year Sentence for Leaking Secrets

Daniel Reynolds

A judge sentenced Bradley Manning to 35 years in prison for leaking thousands of government documents to WikiLeaks.

AddThis

Quantcast