05/03/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 517 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 514 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 710 days.  
A Grand Jury has been active in the US without transparency for 596 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • An article in The Daily Princetonian discusses how students and teachers are self-censoring themselves from using WikiLeaks material, saying it could jeopardize potential government careers.
  • A new video in the "Did You Have Any Idea?" WikiLeaks support series has been released, featuring Australian writer Larry Buttrose.
  • Gavin MacFadyen's May 2 lecture on "The Real WikiLeaks: beyond Julian Assange" was cancelled due to illness. City University London will publish the rescheduled date in due course.

Julian Assange News:
  • The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is again seeking to delay documents relating to Julian Assange requested under the Freedom of Information Act. If accepted, the documents will be delayed until June 3, likely after the outcome of the Supreme Court appeal.
  • A new play has began showing at Gate Theatre in London entitled "Tenet" which has Evariste Galois and Julian Assange as characters. Spoonfed and  The Daily Mail have reviewed it.
  • Professor Ferrada de Noli has posted transcript of his interview with RT about the attacks on Julian Assange and the timing of the WikiLeaks, Assange, and Bradley Manning legal proceedings.

Bradley Manning News:
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network has issued a news update for May 3 which covers Bradley's new photo, dangerous implications from his case and treatment, and continued secrecy in his proceedings.
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network covered support events held in Berkeley and Oakland, California and Salina, Kansas.