05/21/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 535 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 532 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 729 days.  
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active in the US for 615 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • There are only 5 days left to join the WLFriends core.
  • WL Central covered WikiLeaks' new social network "Friends of WikiLeaks," which is set to launch very soon.
  • An essay by James Freedman of Stanford Law School discusses the possibility that WikiLeaks could be prosecuted under copyright law, rather than the Espionage Act.
  • WL Central analysed the U.S. Military's new surveillance techniques for its own employees, which came in response to WikiLeaks' release of classified information.
  • WL Central issued a news update for May 21.


Julian Assange News:
  • RT has released a preview of the upcoming episode of "The World Tomorrow" featuring Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa. The episode airs Tuesday, May 22 at 12:30PM London time.
  • Julian Assange will be speaking on the issue of increasing transparency at EIM2012 in The Netherlands, May 23 at 4:35PM.
  • An article in El Telegrapho looks at Christine Assange's ongoing fight for the safety and protection of her son.

Bradley Manning News:
  • WikiLeaks and the Center for Constitutional Rights have announced that they are about to file suit against the U.S. Military regarding the Bradley Manning case.
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network has issued a news update for May 21 which covers support for Bradley at NATO protests and the CCR's lawsuit against the military.