05/18/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 532 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 529 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 726 days.  
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active in the US for 612 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • WL Central covered the recent widely reported falsity that a cable released by WikiLeaks caused the execution of an Iranian kickboxer.
  • Birjitta Jonsdottir was interviewed about the Twitter/WikiLeaks case, which is likely to end in June when the ACLU and EFF attempt to reveal what other Internet Companies the Justice Department sent "secret orders" to.
  • WL Central issued a news update for May 18.


Julian Assange News:
  • Episode 6 of "The World Tomorrow" will feature Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa. He will discuss U.S., China, media wars, and the future of Latin America. The episode airs Tuesday, May 22 at 12:30PM London time. Actualidad RT released a promo video for the episode.
  • A new poll shows that Julian Assange is likely to win a Senate seat, especially if he chooses to run in New South Wales.

Bradley Manning News:
  • An article in The Baltimore Sun argues that Bradley Manning's case needs to get more media attention so people are aware of the appalling treatment he's received.
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network issued a news update for May 18.