05/25/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 539 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 536 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 733 days.  
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active in the US for 619 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • A University of Barcelona philosophy professor analysed how WikiLeaks' actions may have been viewed by Friedrich Nietzsche.
  • New Friends of WikiLeaks t-shirt and mugs are available at the official store. Receive 15% off your order with the code 'WLFRIENDS.' All proceeds go to WikiLeaks.

Julian Assange News:
  • WL Central published a list of ways people can help Julian Assange in the days leading up to his Supreme Court verdict.
  • There is a renewed call to action for supporters of Julian Assange in the UK to send letters to their MPs regarding his potential extradition. This could possibly prevent his extradition in the event the Supreme Court rules against him, as many UK MPs are pushing for reform.
  • An article at WL Central looks at the dangerous precedent being set by the European Arrest Warrant system in relation to Julian Assange's case. 
  • Little, Brown and Company published a report which attempts to frame Julian Assange in an FBI plot. WikiLeaks tweeted that the report has no credibility and that it even says Assange has been charged, when he has not.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Firedoglake's Kevin Gosztola wrote an article explaining why he is challenging the secrecy surrounding Bradley Manning's court martial.
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network issued a news update which covers new details in the lawsuit against secrecy in Bradley's case, as well as new motions for the upcoming June 6-8 hearings.