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.


26-50 of 32949 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add a comment for ...
32924 1 year ago Faraz Aqil Riverside, CA , US
32923 1 year ago Olivier Cousinou Marseille, ot , FR
32922 1 year ago Anonymous Austin, TX , US This action is unjust and discriminatory to all transgender populations and she deserves mercy and early release.
32921 1 year ago Stephen Spieckerman Waukesha, WI , US Because the prison wants to hold Chelsea Manning in indefinite isolation as punishment for trying to commit suicide, I am appalled at this sadistic treatment and think Leavenworth prison should be s...
32920 1 year ago David Whitmore London, ot , GB the treatment of Chelsea Manning is inhumane and brings shame on the US Justice system
32919 1 year ago Anonymous Béthune , FX Is this subhuman treatmnent compatible with the greatest democracy in the Word?
32918 1 year ago Stephen Flack Manchester , ot , GB
32917 1 year ago monique sonoquie hoopa, CA , US
32916 1 year ago Crosby Mecham SALT LAKE CITY, UT , US
32915 1 year ago Dennis DeMarinis New Bedford, MA , US
32914 1 year ago Lori Walker Veneta, OR , US
32913 1 year ago Stephanie J. Goldbach Berlin, NY , DE
32912 1 year ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL , US
32911 1 year ago Kae Toguchi Mililani Town, HI , US
32910 1 year ago Jeannette Hernandez San Antonio, TX , US
32909 1 year ago Jeanne Mackay Marysville, MI , US
32908 1 year ago M.B. Hardy Raleigh, NC , US ...an expired tube of toothpaste, and possession of magazines?
Harassment.
32907 1 year ago Anonymous San Diego, CA , US
32906 1 year ago Kurt Johnson Durham, NC , US
32905 1 year ago John Collias Malden, MA , US
32904 1 year ago Dr. Henry Howe Grand Forks, ND , US In a rational world, Chelsea Manning would be released, honored by the military for exposing war crimes, and awarded the Soldier's Medal for her courage, bravery and honor. Her treatment by the mili...
32903 1 year ago Renee Rosignoli White Plains, NY , US
32902 1 year ago Brandon Reske Sacramento, CA , US
32901 1 year ago Dr. Alexander Henrich Hamburg, ot , DE
32900 1 year ago Everett Lathrop Tucson, AZ , US
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