Former U.S. Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning was jailed for refusing to testify before a grand jury about Wikileaks. Pentagon Papers leaker Daniel Ellsberg says it’s part of the Trump administration’s assault on the free press and an attempt to pressure Manning to “provide false testimony” against Wikileaks.
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