03/25/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 478 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 475 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 672 days. 

WikiLeaks News:
  • A supporter has began a new WikiLeaks poster campaign called "Wanna Know?" Every week a new poster with a new fact will be posted.
  • Guardian Open Weekend was held, where David Leigh, James Ball, Luke Harding, and Harold Frayman held a panel on WikiLeaks.
  • An article in Al Jazeera looks at the "wiki" concept, with a brief mention of WikiLeaks.

Julian Assange News:
  • Julian Assange will be on ABC Late Night Live radio after the 10PM news, AEDT. You can listen live at the ABC Radio National website.
  • The UK is going to electronically tag over 100,000 offenders. Julian Assange has been tagged for nearly 500 days even though he has not been charged with any crime.
  • The Drum's poll on Julian Assange's run for senate has closed. 54% of those polled said they would vote for him.

Bradley Manning News:
  • While Bradley Manning is being declared guilty before trial by generals, the defense attorney of Sgt. Robert Bales, alleged to have slaughtered 17 Afghan civilians, is receiving letters from Generals wishing him luck in defending his client.
  • An article in Green Left Weekly discusses how the U.S. is persecuting Bradley Manning in order to make an example of him and stop future whistleblowers.