WikiLeaks http://wlrn.org en Bradley Manning: 'I Am A Female,' Call Me Chelsea http://wlrn.org/post/bradley-manning-i-am-female-call-me-chelsea "I am Chelsea Manning. I am a female. Given the way that I feel, and have felt since childhood, I want to begin hormone therapy as soon as possible."<p>That's part of a statement from Army Pfc. Bradley Manning <a href="http://www.today.com/news/bradley-manning-i-want-live-woman-6C10974915" target="_blank">to NBC-TV's <em>Today </em>show</a>.<p>Manning, the former intelligence analyst who was responsible for the largest leak of classified information in U.S. Thu, 22 Aug 2013 15:17:59 +0000 Mark Memmott 19427 at http://wlrn.org Bradley Manning: 'I Am A Female,' Call Me Chelsea 35-Year Sentence For Bradley Manning http://wlrn.org/post/35-year-sentence-bradley-manning <strong>Update at 10:18 a.m. ET. 35 Years:</strong><p>Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, who was responsible for the largest leak of classified information in U.S. history, was sentenced by a military judge to 35 years in prison Wednesday, <a href="https://twitter.com/NewsHour/status/370188693413568512" target="_blank">according to reporters covering the trial at Fort Meade, Md</a>. He'll get about 3 1/2 years' credit for time he's already spent behind bars.<p><strong>More details (added at 10:30 a.m. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 20:51:14 +0000 Mark Memmott 19358 at http://wlrn.org 35-Year Sentence For Bradley Manning Bradley Manning Not Guilty Of 'Aiding The Enemy' http://wlrn.org/post/bradley-manning-not-guilty-aiding-enemy <h6><strong>This post was last updated at 6:42 p.m. ET.</strong></h6><p>Bradley Manning, the former intelligence analyst who perpetrated the largest leak of classified information in U.S. history, has been acquitted of the most serious charge against him.<p>Col. Denise Lind, the military judge presiding over the case in Fort Meade, Md., found the Army private not guilty of aiding the enemy, when he released hundreds of thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 19:21:36 +0000 18236 at http://wlrn.org Bradley Manning Not Guilty Of 'Aiding The Enemy' Why Would Ecuador Want Edward Snowden? http://wlrn.org/post/why-would-ecuador-want-edward-snowden <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=194898134">Ecuador says</a> it is considering Edward Snowden's request for asylum.<p>This is the second high-profile case involving leaks of classified information, asylum and the South American country. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is holed up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, to prevent being extradited to Sweden where he is wanted for questioning over allegations of sexual assault. Mon, 24 Jun 2013 19:01:26 +0000 16334 at http://wlrn.org Why Would Ecuador Want Edward Snowden? Reporter Heads Back To Gitmo, Where Only Prisoners Outlast Her Tenure http://wlrn.org/post/reporter-heads-back-gitmo-where-only-prisoners-outlast-her-tenure <p><em>Miami Herald</em> reporter Carol Rosenberg has been covering the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba for twelve years.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“The only people who have been at </span>Gitmo<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> longer than me are the prisoners,” she said in a recent phone interview.</span></p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Al Tompkins 15209 at http://wlrn.org Reporter Heads Back To Gitmo, Where Only Prisoners Outlast Her Tenure