chelsea manning

Vault 7

Alleged CIA Leaker Tweeted That Chelsea Manning ‘Should Be Executed’

Joshua Schulte posted a a series of tweets criticizing Chelsea Manning in 2010, when he was working at the CIA, and she had been identified as the source of WikiLeaks’ Afghanistan and Iraq War Logs.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai

The Man Who Made the Mistake of Trying to Help Wikileaks

In his first interview, former US government lab worker Jason Scott Katz tells Motherboard about how trying to decrypt one file led to an FBI raid, losing his job, moving to Iceland, and founding the Pirate Party there.
Kim Zetter
president obama

After Years of Inhumane Treatment, Chelsea Manning Will Be Freed From Prison

President Obama has commuted Manning's sentence, but that doesn't fix his terrible record on domestic human rights.
Jason Koebler

The Pirate Party's 'Poetician' Plans to Make Iceland a Data Haven

Birgitta Jónsdóttir wants to make Iceland the 'Switzerland of bits.'
Ben Valentine

The Manning Trial's Graphic Novelization Gives Color, Humanity to Legal Greyness

Clark Stoeckley's 'The United States vs. Private Chelsea Manning' is a necessary primer.
Fruzsina Eordogh

Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden Criticize the “Decline” of US Democracy

Manning was awarded the Sam Adams Award for Integrity in Intelligence last night.
Silkie Carlo
Motherboard Blog

What Whistleblowing Really Says About the State of American Democracy

Is it a sad commentary on the state of American democracy that we rely almost entirely on the Chelsea Mannings and Edward Snowdens among us to advance public discourse?
DJ Pangburn
Motherboard Blog

Jeremy Hammond's Sentence Won't Stop Activist Hacking

Wherever there are people, there is civil disobedience; harsh sentences or not, the internet is no exception.
DJ Pangburn
Motherboard Blog

Dearest Conservatives, There's Nothing "Delusional" About Being Trans

Predictably, America's Dark Ages trolls were ready this week to mangle some science in the name of transphobia.
Harry Cheadle
Motherboard Blog

What If Chelsea Manning Was Russian?

Dan Savage won't speak up for the whistleblower, who Jamie Kirchick thinks deserves to die. What gives?
Michael Arria