04/29/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 513 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 510 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 706 days.  
A Grand Jury has been active in the US without transparency for 592 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • WikiLeaks spokesman Kristinn Hrafnsson, L'Espresso's Stefani Maurizi, and Centre for Investigative Journalism's Gavin MacFadyen spoke on a panel at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia, Italy. Video of the panel, "Dossier WikiLeaks: Italian secrets. By those on the inside," is available via the IJF website.
  • The WikiLeaks Australian Citizens Alliance interviewed Greg Barns and Bernard Keane about WikiLeaks on the eve of Julian Assange's 500th day of detainment without charge.
  • Alexa O'Brien has started developing an analysis of the U.S. investigations and prosecutions into WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, and Bradley Manning. 
  • Global Research has published an article about the House passing CISPA, looking at WikiLeaks' Spy Files as an idea of the surveillance equipment that is available. 
  • Twitter user @VoxAsterisk has created a graphic which details how long WikiLeaks has been blockaded without process, how long Julian Assange has been detained without charge, and how long Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial.
  • WL Central has released a news update for April 29.

Julian Assange News:
  • WikiLeaks announced that next week's episode of "The World Tomorrow" will feature the new President of Tunisia, Moncef Marzouki. The tagline for the premiere is "Moncef on May Day."
  • Julian Assange will speak on the impact of increasing transparency at EIM2012 in The Netherlands, May 23, 4:35PM.