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 […]

NCAA Moves All Championship Events Out of NC Over LGBTQ Law

NCAA Moves All Championship Events Out of NC Over LGBTQ Law

Yesterday, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, and Equality NC, the statewide organization working to secure equal rights and justice for LGBTQ North Carolinians, hailed the NCAA’s decision to stand up for LGBTQ equality by moving all 2016-2017 championship events out of the […]