Chelsea Manning said Thanks to Barack Obama for prison release

January 19, 2017

Chelsea Manning said Thanks to Barack Obama for prison release. The US army private serving a 35-year prison sentence for leaking classified documents has thanked President Barack Obama for shortening her sentence. Chelsea Manning, whose sentence was commuted by the outgoing president, thanked him “for giving me a chance”. The 29-year-old transgender soldier, born Bradley Manning, gave embarrassing documents to Wikileaks in 2010. At President Obama’s final press conference on…


President Obama emphasizes progress made with the climate warming

September 2, 2016

Preserving natural places will help the world adapt to warming temperatures, US President Barack Obama said on Wednesday as he began a 10-day trip to stress the urgency of curbing climate change and attend a G20 meeting in China. No nation, not even one as powerful as the United States, is immune from a changing climate,” Obama said after landing in Hawaii, the Pacific island state where he grew up….