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Fines and even jail time are no matter

she stands by her principles: Chelsea Manning does not want to compete against Julian Assange, the hundreds of thousands of secret documents of the U.S. army, received in may 2010 on his channel Wikileaks published. Chelsea Manning, who was then called Bradley and was a man who had had as a news analyst with access to top-secret documents. Many of them shocked them. They showed the shooting of journalists and civilians, hundreds of tortures, and other atrocities which had been perpetrated by the US army in Iraq and Afghanistan. to make

Instead of criticism, made in the USA Manning the process, and sentenced to 35 years in prison. Previously, she had been under torture-like prison conditions, and systematically humiliated recorded. How hard the adhesive-loaded later, her two suicide point attempts.

After all, their Suffering has reached the Public and brought President Barack Obama into trouble. The brilliant lawyer proved to be, as in the case of Edward Snowden, as a strict Legalist: Manning had failed to "against the law", he said – what is of course true, but the question becomes, what are the motives of the law-breaking was done. Nevertheless, Obama decided, probably because of the sustained public pressure to pardon Manning on his last official business days; so you came, after seven years in prison.

"change, I would rather starve to death than my opinion in this regard."Quote from Chelsea Manning in the "Washington Post",

in March they again had to go to prison. Manning had refused, in front of a Grand Jury of a court against Assange to testify, a jury panel made far-reaching Investigation. It does not accept the body, because it operates without a judge and away from the Public. They did not, despite the coercive detention. Now she is sitting since yesterday in coercive detention. How long are you staying this time caught, is open.

That they protects Assange, is all the more remarkable, as this one has in the USA now as many enemies as you can yourself. The Australian hackers, published the case of the election of Donald Trump to confidential data on Hillary Clinton, the Russian Hacker had leaked. Recently, it became increasingly clear that he was more concerned with appearance than to the education of the Public.

High money the numerous death threats against you fines of up to $ 1,000 per day

How hateful also Chelsea Manning remains. The activist, who lives in Manhattan, not without the protection of persons on the street. But neither the coercive detention, nor the threat of high fines of 500 and later 1000 Dollar per day you can be dissuaded from their Beliefs. "I would rather starve than to change my opinion in this respect," quoted the "Washington Post" them.

The 31-Year-old has had a tough life from the beginning. Her parents were alcoholics who left their kids for a week alone. Even as a child, Chelsea had felt as a girl and had been bullied at the school. The pressure on them seems to achieve the opposite of its desired effect: to Crouch Instead of on the desires you have.

(editing Tamedia)

Created: 17.05.2019, 21:52 PM

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