Instructions for #PardonManning Twitterbomb:
- Do this EVERY DAY for 1 hour starting at 6-8 PM YOUR TIME from NOW UNTIL MARCH 25th or until there are 100,000 signatures.
- Continuously tweet using the hashtag #PardonManning and the petition link and/or this page.
- In order to trend, everyone must tweet using the hashtag.
- YOU CANNOT JUST RETWEET OTHER PEOPLE. YOU HAVE TO TWEET YOURSELF!
- IT’S OKAY TO STEAL OTHER PEOPLE’S TWEETS DURING THE TWITTER RIOT.
- The best thing to do is click on #PardonManning and copy and paste other user’s tweets regarding Bradley Manning and tweet them out yourself. Do this as fast as you can, as long as you can.
- Remember! It’s important you use the #PardonManning hashtag and link to the petition with every tweet.
- Aim tweets at people who you think will help spread it, or at US elected representatives or #celebs.
Michael Moore @MMFlint – Roseanne Barr @TheRealRoseanne – Kim Dot Com @KimDotCom – most epic journo Greg Palast @Greg_Palast – and to our great joy – @LadyGaga have helped, as have large Occupy, Anonymous and other activist accounts, so remind them that this will be going on until March 26!
While trending itself is important to help raise awareness, the content of the tweets should include some information regarding Pvt. Bradley Manning so that we can educate people about his situation. One thing you can do is copy the individual news articles that are listed on this page http://www.bradleymanning.org/category/news and tweet them out so that people will know why it’s important to sign the petition.