01/24/12

On WikiLeaks: 

On Julian Assange:
  • The Press Complaints Commission has rejected a complaint from Julian Assange about the use of the word 'charges' against him in a New Statesman reviewauthored by the Guardian's James Ballof his unauthorized biography.
  • Julian Assange's mother, Christine, has created her own blog. Her first post discusses actions to be taken on Australia Day in support of her son.
  • An animated typography video with facts about Julian Assange's extradition case has been created.

On Bradley Manning:
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network has issued an update which covers some rules of the American justice system and the military court martial process.



Upcoming Dates:


01/26/2012: 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. 
02/01/2012: Vigil for Julian Assange in Sydney, 5:00PM.
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 417 days.
(more info: http://wikileaks.org/Banking-Blockade.html)
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 414 days.  
Bradley Manning has been detained for 611 days.