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President Obama Commutes Sentences of Chelsea Manning and Oscar Lopez Rivera

Interview with Kevin Gosztola |
Interviewed by Jaisal Noor
Obama commutes the sentence of the whistle blower Chelsea Manning.

Obama commutes the sentence of the whistle blower Chelsea Manning and also of the Porte Rican Independence fighter, Oscar Lopez Rivera. Kevin  Gosztola,'s managing editor, talks about Obama's surprising and historic decision. Barak Obama already has a record of this war on whistle blowers. Chelsea Manning was a prime whistle blower for the Wikileaks. Manning was court-martialled in July 2013 of violations of the Espionage Act and other offenses after disclosing information to WikiLeaks. 

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