Urgent Petition in Support of Chelsea Manning's Human Rights

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning is now facing the serious threat of “indefinite solitary confinement” in prison at Fort Leavenworth, where she is serving a 35-year sentence for providing WikiLeaks with documentation of a vast array of war crimes and deception by the U.S. government. Background:
Newsweek: Chelsea Manning Faces Solitary Confinement
Trevor Timm: Chelsea Manning Threatened with ‘Indefinite Solitary Confinement’
BuzzFeed News: Chelsea Manning Faces Solitary Confinement

RootsAction is promoting this petition in solidarity with Chelsea Manning and in cooperation with other groups supporting her. Together, we can and must gather a huge number of signers on this petition -- quickly.

Please sign this petition now:

Dear Boards Branch, Directorate of Inmate Administration:

Putting any human being in indefinite solitary confinement is inexcusable, and for offenses as trivial as these (an expired tube of toothpaste, and possession of magazines?) it is a discredit to America's military and its system of justice. We demand that these charges against Chelsea Manning be dropped, and request that Chelsea's hearing on August 18th be made open to the public, to ensure she is treated fairly.


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32974 4 days ago Amy Allard Woodstock, GA , US Let Chelsea Manning go. The government is out of line. We the People stand for the ethical exposure of the Truths uncovered by her. Manning has already served too much time. Americans are awake!
32973 1 week ago Anonymous GR Release her.
32972 1 week ago Louise Goldstein Waltham, MA , US She is doing her civic duty.
32971 1 week ago Madeleine Park Oslo, ot , NO
32970 1 week ago Lindi Smith Victoria, BC , CA
32969 1 week ago Mathieu Darraidou San Diego, ot , FR
32968 1 week ago Mike Torres Berlin, ot , DE
32967 2 weeks ago nick cinquino schaumburg, IL , US
32966 3 weeks ago David Stuart North Hollywood, CA , US
32965 3 weeks ago Holly Hughes Avoca, PA , US
32964 3 weeks ago Robert Kastner Berkeley, CA , US
32963 4 weeks ago julie oppenheimer Chicago, IL , US
32962 4 weeks ago Geoff Roberts Exeter, If Chelsea hadn't told the truth she would not be held at all. Her work is rea journalism as is Julian Assange'
32961 4 weeks ago WIlliam Fusfield Pittsburgh, PA , US End the torture of whistleblowers!!
32960 4 weeks ago Liz Locke NORMAN, OK , US Don't be unusually cruel monsters. She's not our enemy, she deserves no torture, she is one of us. Treat her as you would be treated, as a human being. Come back to your own hearts. This is life and...
32959 4 weeks ago Galia Paganelli La Crosse, WI , US Torture is a human rights violation. Expressing the truth is not a crime. Respect Chelsea Manning's dignity.
32958 1 month ago J Robbins Tucson, AZ , Release Chelsea Manning!
32957 1 month ago Anonymous s h, FL , US
32956 1 month ago mars fre Rolling Meadows, IL , US
32955 1 month ago Richard Darrough San Francisco, CA , US Please release her.
32954 1 month ago Carol Goiburn fresno, CA , US Is this the new Inquisition?!
32953 1 month ago Maya Elashi OakLand, CA , US Much Gratitude for Standing up, Chelsea
32952 1 month ago Paulette Ward East Haven, CT , US
32951 1 month ago Kerry Mrkusic Auckland, NZ So, is this how the USA hides the truth from the rest of the world!
32950 1 year ago Anonymous Arlington , TX , US
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