23 February 2013

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 814 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 811  days. 
 - 249 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison without trial for 1006 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 357 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 891 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • Tomorrow, journalists from Mexican newspaper La Jornada will give a presentation announcing their new book on WikiLeaks cables about Mexico.
  • Researcher Alexa O'Brien published an in-depth report which analyses Bradley Manning's case and the U.S. investigation into WikiLeaks, emphasizing the dangers posed by the war on whistleblowers. 
  • WikiLeaks lawyer Michael Ratner appeared on The Real News to discuss Bradley Manning's 1000th day imprisoned without trial and the continued U.S. Government crackdown on whistleblowers and transparency.
  • Attorney Chase Madar wrote on why massive national security leaks are good for the public.
  • During an appearance on HuffPost Live, journalist Dan Rather praised WikiLeaks as "something good" and a "public service".

Julian Assange News:
  • With the Spanish version of "Cypherpunks" soon to be released, Página/12 interviewed Julian Assange about the advantages and disadvantages of the internet and the important of encryption.

 Bradley Manning News:
  • Today, citizens around the world held events in support of Bradley Manning, as he reached his 1000th day imprisoned without trial.
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network posted a selection of articles written for PFC Manning's 1000th day imprisoned without trial.