Chelsea Manning

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
whistleblower Chelsea Manning
In a letter to the U.S. government, the special rapporteur on torture called for the immediate release of the whistleblower.
Democracy Now!
"They want to talk about the whistleblower rather than the government’s own wrongdoing." (Photo: Screenshot/Democracy Now!)
"We have had so much mistreatment of whistleblowers here."
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Actress Pamela Anderson and nepotism case Meghan McCain stare daggers at one another as The View's Sunny Hostin asks a question.
"Pamela Anderson talking about how war crimes need to be punished and of course...


The Pentagon's decision to end its ban on transgender people serving openly in the military has been widely praised as a move toward equality and their right to serve "without having to lie about who they are." And it is. But given Clinton's record as "a hawk's hawk," the shift came swathed in alarming language and implications about the military's declared need to "avail ourselves of all talent possible" and "have access to 100% of America’s population.” As in, for what?