Biden Nominates Two Women to Top Military Positions

Biden Nominates Two Women to Top Military Positions

The Biden-Harris administration has again demonstrated its commitment to building a diverse and inclusive government with its latest nominations. On April 13, 2021, two women with longtime Pentagon experience were tapped to fill the top Department of Defense (DoD) positions — one to run the Army and the DoD Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (CAPE) […]

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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