Chelsea Manning

Former Maryland U.S. Sen. candidate, whistle-blower Chelsea Manning will publish her memoir in 2020

Former Maryland U.S. Sen. candidate, whistle-blower Chelsea Manning will publish her memoir in 2020

The New York-based publisher Farrar, Straus & Giroux announced on May 13 that it will publish a new memoir next year by Chelsea Manning, a whistle-blower and former candidate for Maryland’s U.S. Senate seat.

Colin Dickerman, vice president and executive editor of the publishing company, said in a news release that the memoir will “allow readers to experience the full depth, breadth, and weight,” of Manning’s journey for the first time.

She “has made headlines around the world, but they couldn't possibly capture the complexity of her experiences,” Dickerman said. “Here are the details of how and why she made the choices she did, along with her reckoning with the...

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