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Chelsea E. Manning is the new, female name of Bradley Manning, the Army private who has been convicted of sharing classified documents with WikiLeaks. Manning's lawyer, David Coombs, appeared on the Today show to explain how he plans to secure hormone therapy for Manning while she is incarcerated. According to a written statement, Manning, in part, had this to say: "As ... [Read]

UPDATE: On May 7, 2013. San Francisco Pride updated its Facebook page with regards to Bradley Manning being selected as Grand Pride Marshal. In part, the group said: The SF Pride Board recognizes and regrets the recent error in the announcement of Mr. Bradley Manning as the Electoral College’s Community Grand Marshal. The Electoral College was not the appropriate forum for his ... [Read]

“[W]hy is it that all of the big gay non-profits, from the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) – ‘Gay Inc.’ – have failed to utter a word of support for Private Bradley Manning, let alone really campaign for him?  He’s gay, has moderately high name recognition, and unlike any number of ... [Read]