02/22/12


On WikiLeaks:
  • An article in Washington Post looks at the events of "Collateral Murder" from the viewpoints of multiple soldiers present during the incident.
  • Expressen has said WikiLeaks plans to publish cables which say Carl Bildt is a US informant as part of a "smear campaign." WikiLeaks sent out multiple tweets in response, saying the "memo" is from Assange's Rolling Stone interview and that no WikiLeaks officials had spoken with Expressen.
  • WikiLeaks has released a torrent for their insurance file, which is 64.3 GB.
  • NYT eXaminer wrote an article in response to Bill Keller's recent article on WikiLeaks entitled "Bill Keller's Infatuation With Julian Assange."
  • Californian US Senate candidate David Levitt "believes strongly in protecting whistleblowers such as WikiLeaks and other journalists who expose corruption."
  • Forbes has published two posters received from an unnamed ex-WikiLeaks volunteer which advertise a Bank of America leak that never occurred. 

On Julian Assange:
  • Twitter user @karwalski has posted a letter he received from Australian Attorney General Nicola Roxon regarding Julian Assange's extradition.

On Bradley Manning:
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network offers instructions on how to attend Bradley's arraignment at Fort Meade.


Upcoming Dates:
 
02/23/2012: Bradley Manning's arraignment, 1:00PM at Fort Meade. 
02/23/2012: London vigil for Bradley Manning at the US Embassy.
02/26/2012: Academy Awards. "Incident in New Baghdad" is in the running. 
03/01/2012: Julian Assange Q&A on "Europe's Last Dictator." 
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. 
05/27/2012: "Incident in New Baghdad" to air on The Documentary Channel, 8PM


WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded for 446 days.
(more info: http://wikileaks.org/Banking-Blockade.html)
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 442 days.  
Bradley Manning has been detained for 640 days.