US Army Ordered Additional Counterfire Radar

US Army Ordered Additional Counterfire Radar

The U.S. Army ordered additional AN/TPQ-53 counterfire radar systems, as announced by Lockheed Martin at 8:08 ET, April 24, 2017. Per a $1.6 billion order-dependent contract, Lockheed Martin will produce more of the AN/TPQ-53 systems, specifically designed to protect soldiers by counteracting enemy fire. Sites for indirect enemy fire can be discovered, classified, tracked, and identified with […]

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Forces White House Clemency Demand Response

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Forces White House Clemency Demand Response

Chelsea Manning, who leaked thousands of classified documents as a “whistleblower,” has been able to force the white house to respond to a clemency petition. On Dec. 11, 2016, The Hill reported that a We the People website petition reached critical mass in the number of signatures subscribed, requiring a response from the White House. […]

Chelsea Manning the Transgender Soldier

Chelsea Manning the Transgender Soldier

On Sept 9, 2016, Chelsea Manning, a transgender soldier, was granted her request for gender transition surgery. The decision to end her hunger strike on September 9, came forth after the U.S. Army agreed to get her medical treatment for her gender dysphoria, as reported by Buzz Feed News. Currently, the transgender soldier is serving a 35-year prison […]

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