Chelsea Manning confirmed yesterday on Twitter that she will run for US Senate. The woman behind the Wikileak scandal wrote “yup, we’re running for senate” and attached a campaign video making the announcement for her run as in the 2018 Maryland Democratic primary.
“We live in trying times . times of fear . of suppression . of hate,” Manning says in the video over a montage of this past year’s hate-filled events. .
The 30-year-old Manning filed her papers on Thursday to the FCC.