Chelsea Manning in Politics – level 3
Chelsea Manning was an intelligence analyst for the US army who infamously leaked over 700,000 classified documents, and she served seven years out of a 35-year-sentence.
Recently, she filed her statement of candidacy to run for the US senate in the state of Maryland where she will challenge Senator Ben Cardin. The 30-year-old hopes that her past will not hamper her plans.
Difficult words: intelligence analyst (a person who analyses information to determine what might happen in the future), infamous (be famous for a negative reason), statement of candidacy (when a person announces that he or she will run for a political position), hamper (slow or stop).
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