The news of Bradley Manning's sentencing is devastating. If our own can't speak up about injustice who will? How will we ever move forward?
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) August 21, 2013
Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison (reportedly eligible for parole in seven) for leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks, and many celebs took to Twitter to defend him:
— Maggie Gyllenhaal (@mgyllenhaal) August 21, 2013
— Juliette Lewis (@JulietteLewis) August 21, 2013
Bradley Manning verdict damns Obama.
— Roseanne Barr (@therealroseanne) August 21, 2013
Wondering if there were many celebs tweeting that Manning got what he deserved? We were wondering the same thing, but at this point haven’t found any. It’s a rare day indeed when we don’t see any celebs backing up President Obama’s side of the issue.