09/14/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 651 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 648 days. 
 - 88 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 845 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 195 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 731 days.

WikiLeaks News:

Julian Assange News:
  • Argentine journalist Herman Schiller was to share the Perfil Freedom of Speech Award with Julian Assange, but turned it down when a spokesman told Mr Schiller he'd be sharing it with César Ricaurte instead.
  • Several sovereign Aboriginal nations are considering giving sanctuary to Julian Assange.
  • Ecuador's OAS representative María Isabel Salvador stated that the solution to Julian Assange's current situation should come from Sweden and prevent Mr Assange from being extradited to the U.S.
  • The Ecuadorian Embassy issued a press release commenting on the UK citizens who criticise their government's position and support the decision of Ecuador in Julian Assange's case. 
  • ABC's Phillip Adams recounted his meeting with Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian Embassy, with comments on the risk of unfair treatment by both Sweden and the U.S.

Bradley Manning News:
  • RT America discussed the cases of Bradley Manning and Bradley Birkenfeld, showing the different ways in which the U.S. treats whistleblowers depending on who they blow the whistle on.
  • Media WatchDogg has released part two of its series on Bradley Manning and whistleblowing which