09/30/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 667 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 664 days. 
 - 104 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 861 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 211 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 747 days.

WikiLeaks News (Releases):

WikiLeaks News (Other):
  • WikiLeaks spokesman Kristinn Hrafnsson gave an exclusive interview with RT in which he discussed the U.S. designation of WikiLeaks and Julian Assange as an "enemy", Mr Assange's speech at the UN General Assembly, and more.
  • Julian Assange's U.S. attorney Michael Ratner appeared on The Real News to explain and discuss statements made by Mr Assange in his address at the UN General Assembly.
  • Center for Constitutional Rights and Guantanamo attorney Shayana Kadidal gave a presentation at Ithaca College on "WikiLeaks, Bradley Manning, and the First Amendment".

Julian Assange News:
  • The Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm or "anakata" is currently being held in Swedish detention, uncharged, on suspicion of hacking into an IT company. The aspects of his detention reflect concerns expressed by Julian Assange's legal team: prolonged, incommunicado (no visitors, newspapers, or television) detention without charge.
  • Henrik Alexandersson explains that Sweden can legally give Julian Assange "unambiguous guarantees against further extradition to the United States", and analyses why they refuse to do so.
  • In a recent interview with The Daily Mail, Julian Assange expressed worry for his family, including his children whom he hasn't seen since he was placed under house arrest in December 2010.
  • The Sydney Morning Herald interviewed multiple actors from the upcoming Australian TV movie "Underground: The Julian Assange Story". 
  • WISE Up Action posted an update of the ongoing vigil for Julian Assange outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.

Bradley Manning News:
  • A radio drama about Bradley Manning entitled "The Air Gap" will air on BBC Radio 4, October 6 at 2:30PM.
  • "American Autumn", a documentary on the Occupy Movement, will be screening at Quad Cinema in New York City until October 4. Some proceeds from the shows will go to Bradley Manning's defence fund.