05/22/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 536 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 533 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 730 days.  
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active in the US for 616 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • The restrictions on WikiLeaks' Guantanamo Files are being challenged in court. Lawyers for Guantanamo prisoners are currently able to access the documents, but cannot download, save, print, disseminate or transport them.
  • WikiLeaks has appeared in another fiction novel, this time being used as a means of character introduction for "The Memory of Blood" by Christopher Fowler.


Julian Assange News:
  • Episode 6 of "The World Tomorrow" premiered, featuring Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa. The episode is available to watch on YouTube in English, Spanish, and Russian. Full, unedited transcript of the entire interview is also available.
  • Salon's Glenn Greenwald reviewed the first six episodes of "The World Tomorrow," comparing it to the political shows currently available on American television.

Bradley Manning News:
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network issued a news update for May 22 which covers a slideshow of support for Manning at NATO protests, and a segment from The Young Turks where Chase Madar and Patrick Meighan call Manning a hero.