01/20/12

On WikiLeaks: 
  • A panel entitled "War on the Internet" was held in Melbourne, featuring Jacob Appelbaum, Bernard Keane, Suelette Dreyfus, Scott Ludlam, and an opening recording from Julian Assange. The video of the entire event will be available later on www.efa.org.au.
  • Jacob Appelbaum discusses SOPA and how to protect your online privacy in a video interview.
  • The ACLU has issued a press release, announcing they are appealing the secrecy ruling in the Twitter/WikiLeaks case. They also published a blog post about it.

On Julian Assange:

On Bradley Manning:
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network has published an update for January 20, which covers Julian Assange's Rolling Stone interview, updates from Bradley Manning's lawyer, and a vigil held in Massachusetts.



Upcoming Dates:


01/24/2012: Announcement of Academy Awards. "Incident in New Baghdad" is in the running. 
01/28/2012: WikiLeaks debate in Houston, Texas.
02/01/2012: Julian Assange will appeal to the Supreme Court.
02/01/2012: Vigil for Julian Assange at UK Supreme Court, 8:30AM. 
02/17/2012: "Don't Shoot the Messenger" panel in Sydney, with Christine Assange et al.
04/25/2012: Kristinn Hrafnsson to speak at International Journalism Festival in Perugia.
05/23/2012: Julian Assange to speak at EIM2012 in The Netherlands.


WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded for 413 days.
(more info: http://wikileaks.org/Banking-Blockade.html)
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 410 days.  
Bradley Manning has been detained for 607 days.