03/22/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 474 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 471 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 669 days. 

WikiLeaks News:
  • The first episode of the new BBC special "WikiLeaks: The Secret Life of a Superpower" is now available on Youtube.
  • An except from the book "The Phone Hacking Scandal: Journalism on Trial" analyses the poor performance of serious media, including The Guardian, in relation to WikiLeaks cables.
  • Anwar Ibrahim accepted Julian Assange's offer to debate Prime Minister Najib Razak and Raja Petra about the future of Malaysia. 
  • An article in The Drum looks at the U.S. furthering its efforts in Africa, referencing WikiLeaks cables on the matter.
  • Stratfor emails suggest that Pakistan doesn't want Taliban rule in Afghanistan.
  • A video of Greens MP Jamie Parker speaking in support of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, and Bradley Manning is now available.
  • High quality video and transcripts are available of the "Wikileaks, Assange & Democracy" panel held in Sydney with Mary Kostakidis, Humphrey McQueen, Scott Ludlum, Jennifer Robinson and Christine Assange.
  • WikiLeaks Central has released a news update for March 22.

Julian Assange News:
  • Sarah Ndiaye interviewed Christine Assange about her son's upcoming Supreme Court verdict, the threat of U.S. extradition, Julian's decision to run for senate, and the fact that he has committed no crimes.

Bradley Manning News:
  • The Center for Constitutional Rights is demanding that the press and public be given immediate access to documents and information filed in Bradley Manning's case.
  • WikiLeaks Truck artist Clark Stoeckley did a series of courtroom sketches at Bradley Manning's motion hearings.