The Chelsea Manning Support Network has just emailed us this latest update:
1. Chelsea has written an op-ed for the Guardian explaining the painful experience of spending this whole last week
preparing for her disciplinary board hearing.
2. The disciplinary board hearing happens at 9:30 am, Thursday September
3. Please sign the petition at FreeChelsea.com
4. Please spread the word by sharing these videos by Dan Ellsberg and Michael Stipe.
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