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  • Who Is Chelsea Manning?

    UPDATED: After being sentenced to 35 years in prison, the 26-year-old army private formerly known as Bradley Manning told the world that she will live the rest of her life as Chelsea Manning — here’s a look at the person behind the biggest leak in U.S. history, using Manning’s chat logs, court martial testimony, and statements.

    Ellie Hall 10 months ago 43 responses

  • Top Boehner Aide Used Private Email Address To Communicate With Jack Abramoff Aide While In The Bush Administration

    President Obama has come under some fire from Republicans for a report in Politico that the White House used private emails and met with lobbyists at coffee shops to avoid disclosure. But a top political aide and former chief-of-staff to Speaker John Boehner, Barry Jackson, also did so during his time in the Bush Administration. Jackson used 2003 used a “georgewbush.com” email address to communicate with Neil Volz, an aide disgraced former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, about nominating one of Abramoff’s Indian tribe clients for a Presidential Medal of Freedom.

    Andrew Kaczynski a year ago 1 response