03/13/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 465 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 462 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 659 days. 


WikiLeaks News:
  • WikiLeaks cables show that US Diplomats have been complaining of harassment from the Venezuelan government since 2006. 
  • Stratfor CEO George Friedman gave a speech at the SXSW Film Festival, mentioning that Stratfor employees tended to engage in an "orgy of speculation" after major world events and that they had no copies of the emails WikiLeaks is releasing.
  • WL Central has issued a news update for March 12.

Julian Assange News:
  • Christine Assange was on ABC Radio discussing the pursuit of justice for her son.
  • Scott Ludlam wrote an article about the real risks that Julian Assange faces in the US.
  • Julian Assange participated in a debate on the War on Drugs. Video of the debate should be available soon.
  • Nabeel Rajab tweeted that he was interviewed by Julian Assange as part of his upcoming show on RT. 
  • Stop the War Coalition Sydney has a page detailing all the rallies planned in Australia after the Supreme Court verdict is handed down.
  • A new video in the "Did You Have Any Idea?" series has been released featuring Nozomi Hayase discussing the possible extradition of Julian Assange.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Firedoglake's Kevin Gosztola will be covering Bradley Manning's motion hearing on March 15 and 16. You can donate to support FDL's continued coverage of the trial.