WikiLeaks on Thursday said President Trump was "wrong" to criticize former Army soldier Chelsea Manning as an "ungrateful traitor" who should not have been released from prison.
"Trump is wrong," WikiLeaks tweeted in response to a tweet from the president earlier Thursday morning.
Trump is wrong. Manning was found innocent of "aiding the enemy" & Pentagon admitted under oath no-one harmed https://t.co/HxL1crB75M— WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) January 26, 2017
“This vulnerable legacy should remind us that what we really need is a strong and unapologetic progressive to lead us. What we need as well is a relentless grassroots movement to hold that leadership accountable,” she wrote in The Guardian.
"The one simple lesson to draw from President Obama’s legacy: do not start off with a compromise. They won’t meet you in the middle," she added.