Whistleblower: Chelsea Manning with Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova

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In 2010, Chelsea Manning disclosed thousands of classified US military and diplomatic records to the public while working as an intelligence analyst in Iraq. Since her initial sentencing and conviction, followed by early release, Manning has become a globally recognized whistleblower and activist. Join her in conversation with Nadya Tolokonnikova (of the feminist protest and performance art group, Pussy Riot) for a conversation about Manning’s memoir README.txt; and her journey fighting for institutional transparency, political activism, government accountability, and trans rights.

A book signing will follow this program.

Open captions and assistive listening devices are available.

https://www.chicagohumanities.org/events/attend/chelsea-manning/

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Chicago Humanities Festival
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