Congrats to Chelsea Manning for her life-affirming transition. Manning’s journey has been anything but ordinary. From the inhumane treatment in federal prison she endured to the violent threats—all while coming out as transgender—Manning deserves to feel complete and happy.
The whistleblower posted a photo of herself post-surgery. She captioned the photo: “After almost a decade of fighting – through prison, the courts, a hunger strike, and through the insurance company – I finally got surgery this week.”
after almost a decade of fighting – thru prison, the courts, a hunger strike, and thru the insurance company – I finally got surgery this week ✨🎀💉🏥✨🌈💕 pic.twitter.com/I7WeIrR8jP
— Chelsea E. Manning (@xychelsea) October 20, 2018