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.


1-25 of 32949 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add a comment for ...
32949 11 months ago Anonymous Chula Vista, CA , US
32948 1 year ago Karen V Brown Saint John, NB , CA She did the right thing, the public need to know of the real truth and those exposed must be held accountable for their crimes.
32947 1 year ago Anonymous north lauderdale, FL , US
32946 1 year ago Romell Sanchez New York, NY , US
32945 1 year ago Anonymous Dallas, PA , US
32944 1 year ago Larry Ensley Wenatchee, WA , US What a joke, she is in jail and the political establishment gets away with killing young and old throughout the world. Free her now!
32943 1 year ago Barbara Gerke Goleta , CA , US
32942 1 year ago Toby Terrag Beverly Hills, CA , US
32941 1 year ago Brandon Lamphere Birmingham, AL , US
32940 1 year ago Linda Wheeler Seattle, WA , US Solitary confinement is torture. Manning deserves to be released and thanked by everyone for blowing the whistle on war crimes.
32939 1 year ago wilian crowe n reading, MA , US Free Chelsea Manning
She's getting on my nerves "stop incarcerating me" "stop incarcerating me"
It's tiresome pointless cruelty perpetrated against the least deserving person in America
32938 1 year ago Judith Ray NBV , FL , US This is barbaric!
32937 1 year ago Marvelle Robinson Washington, PA , US
32936 1 year ago Barbara Zilles Iowa City, IA , US If this isn't cruel and unusual punishment, I don't know what is.
32935 1 year ago James Olson Victor, ID , US Manning revealed U.S. war crimes. Free the whistleblower!!!!
32934 1 year ago Anonymous Cardiff, ot , GB I'm appalled at the way Chelsea Manning is being treated. The fact that the authorities will act so blatantly shows a complete disregard for justice and public opinion.
32933 1 year ago J Frick Denver, CO , US
32932 1 year ago marc myers san diego, CA , US
32931 1 year ago Jonathan Jonathan CA , US
32930 1 year ago Laura Zagarell Lake Peekskill, NY , US This is brutality at it's worst!!
32929 1 year ago Babette and Dirk Novak and Matthews Chicago, IL , US This is absolutely horrifying! We can't believe the government is allowing Chelsea Manning to be tortured to the point of 'indefinite solitary confinement' for such ridiculous so-called infractions....
32928 1 year ago Lilian Robinson Vineyard Haven, MA , US
32927 1 year ago Jordan Hoiby Spring Lake Park, MN , US
32926 1 year ago Robert Cook Corby, ot , GB
32925 1 year ago Emi Tamo Ft. Lauderdale, FL , US
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