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:
– exposed war crimes – that's why he's in jail – not one prosecution for gov crimes that he exposed https://t.co/CLlflhOorQ
— John Cusack (@johncusack) August 21, 2013
— Maggie Gyllenhaal (@mgyllenhaal) August 21, 2013
— Tom Morello (@tmorello) August 21, 2013
— Juliette Lewis (@JulietteLewis) August 21, 2013
— ROSIE (@Rosie) 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.