05/01/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 515 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 512 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 708 days.  
A Grand Jury has been active in the US without transparency for 594 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • A new book shows that major Latin American newspapers which had access to WikiLeaks cables did not print them because doing so would run counter to their own interests.
  • WL Central has published transcript of Gavin MacFadyen discussing the importance on WikiLeaks at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia, Italy.
  • Twitter user @karwalski received a response from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission after writing to them about the WikiLeaks financial blockade. They referred him to a couple articles in the Competition and Comsumer Act of 2010 as well as a pamphlet.

Julian Assange News:
  • Episode 3 of "The World Tomorrow" featuring Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki premiered and is now available online in English, Arabic, Russian, and Spanish. Transcript of the episode is also available.

Bradley Manning News:
  • A new music video has been released for Cass McComb's song "Bradley Manning."
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network has issued a news update for April 30 which looks at media coverage of Manning's hearing.