Thursday, August 22, 2013

Bradley Manning: I am Female, I am Chelsea

Bradley Manning announced today the plans to live as a woman named Chelsea.

In a written statement, Bradley wants to be known as Chelsea E. Manning.

Chelsea writes:
"As I transition into this next phase of my life, I want everyone to know the real me. I am Chelsea Manning. I am a female. Given the way that I feel, and have felt since childhood, I want to begin hormone therapy as soon as possible,"

Read the full statement here

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I loathe the Today show.

But Chelsea's attorney is spot on. It's all about feeling comfortable in our own skin. It's having the courage to tell the world, "I don't care what you think about it" that's tough.

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