Trans Community Tweets Their Chucks To Honor Chelsea Manning’s Freedom

Manning posted a photo of her Converse sneakers on Wednesday with the caption “First steps of freedom.”

Written by Elyse WanshelChelsea Manning shared a touching photo on Instagram on Wednesday, the same day she was released from prison.The simple photo features a shot of black Converse Chuck All-Stars and boasts the caption: “First steps of freedom!!” First steps of freedom!! ???? . . #chelseaisfree A post shared by Chelsea E. Manning (@xychelsea87) on May 17, 2017 at 6:39am PDTThe photo, which received over 14,000 likes, was her first post on her brand new Instagram account.To commemorate ...