02/26/12

On WikiLeaks:
  • WikiLeaks began releasing The Global Intelligence Files, a cache of 5 million emails from intelligence company Stratfor. Currently 167 files are available. Good places to follow coverage of the files are WikiLeaks' twitter, WikiLeaks Press' twitter, Greg Mitchell's live-blog, and Firedoglake's live-blog.
  • WikiLeaks is holding a press conference at the Frontline Club, February 27th at 12PM. Though it has not been announced for this conference, Frontline Club usually live-streams its events.
  • A graph shows that spikes in WikiLeaks' traffic coincide with declines in Australian mainstream media traffic.
  • An analysis of Guardian & Patrick Forbes documentary "WikiLeaks: Secrets and Lies" has been posted by German newspaper The Intelligence.
  • The torrent for WikiLeaks' 65GB insurance file is now available on The Pirate Bay.

Upcoming Dates:
 
02/27/2012: WikiLeaks press conference at the Frontline Club, 12PM.
03/01/2012: Julian Assange Q&A on "Europe's Last Dictator." 
03/08/2012: Daniel Ellsberg to speak at Princeton on WikiLeaks and the Pentagon Papers.
03/15/2012: Bradley Manning's next court appearance. 
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 450 days.
(more info: http://wikileaks.org/Banking-Blockade.html)
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 446 days.  
Bradley Manning has been detained for 644 days.