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.


151-175 of 32949 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add a comment for ...
32799 2.2 years ago Sara Post Canfield, OH , US
32798 2.2 years ago laura raforth rochester, NY , US
32797 2.2 years ago Susan Lagos Rio Nido, CA , US
32796 2.2 years ago Marie-Jeanne Leduc Salaberry-de-Valeyfield, QC , CA
32795 2.2 years ago Katie Nelson AZ , US Please stand with California's new laws that reduce the number of inmates in solitary confinement, and do not allow it as a punishment for negligable infractions. Solitary confinement is neither hel...
32794 2.2 years ago Daniel Holmes HATBORO, PA , US People deserve to be treated like human beings !
32793 2.2 years ago Mr and Mrs Richard N. Huff Fort Wayne, IN , US
32792 2.2 years ago Brian Hicks Lemont, IL , US
32791 2.2 years ago Haley null Fort Wayne, IN , US
32790 2.2 years ago Haley null Fort Wayne, IN , US
32789 2.2 years ago Gerald Paone Chatsworth, CA , US
32788 2.2 years ago gail mcmillan aberdeen, GB Please give her human rights and allow out of Solitary and achieve gender reassignment
32787 2.2 years ago Connor Delfs Cibolo, TX , US
32786 2.2 years ago Amy Redford Glasgow, ot , GB
32785 2.2 years ago Susan Will Aberdeen, ot , GB
32784 2.2 years ago Catherine Rodriguez Venice, FL , US
32783 2.2 years ago Terrie Guin Garner , NC , US
32782 2.2 years ago Terrie Guin Garner , NC , US
32781 2.2 years ago Nasreen Dindar Eastern Cape, ot , ZA
32780 2.2 years ago Richard Baran Largo, FL , US
32779 2.2 years ago Stacy Jorge Happy Valley, OR , US No animal is forced to live in seclusion. Why would you force a human to for information?
32778 2.2 years ago Tina Baker ot , GB
32777 2.2 years ago Jim VanLeenhoff Leiden, ot , NL
32776 2.3 years ago Judy Stege Milliken, CO , US We know solitary confinement is torture. Chelsea helped us learn the truth. Free her.
32775 2.3 years ago Christina preston vandalia, OH , US
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