05/11/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 525 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 522 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 719 days.  
A secret WikiLeaks Grand Jury has been active in the US without transparency for 605 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • Jacob Appelbaum was on The Alyona Show discussing Tor, surveillance, the fight for anonymity, CISPA, and WikiLeaks.
  • The "Did You Have Any Idea?" video series has a new webpage displaying links to all their videos and interviews with WikiLeaks supporters.
  • The Official WikiLeaks Shop is having a sale: $15/€10 off of unisex hoodies and free shipping for any orders over $30/€30. The coupon code is WIKIMAY and is valid through May 18. All proceeds go to WikiLeaks.
  • Traci Birge has written a new analysis of Swedish tabloid Expressen's press awards and the paper's failure to prove its claims that WikiLeaks was planning a smear campaign against Sweden.


Julian Assange News:
  • Christine Assange gave an in-depth interview about the sexual misconduct allegations against her son, focusing on relaying the facts of the case and dissecting the many smears by the media.
  • WL Central continues their coverage of Nabeel Rajab's arrest, which took place days before his interview with Julian Assange aired on RT. Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets in Bahrain to protest. Meanwhile, the U.S. has resumed arms shipments to the Bahraini Government.


Bradley Manning News:
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network has issued a news update for May 11.