17 March 2013

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 836 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 833 days. 
 - 271 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison without trial for 1028 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 379 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 913 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • WikiLeaks cables show that U.S. diplomats profiled Cardinal Bergoglio, now Pope Francis, back in 2005.
  • In an article on CIA Director John Brennan, a Stratfor email is referenced which states that Brennan "is behind the witch hunts of investigative journalists learning information from inside the beltway sources".
  • William Leonard, who oversaw U.S. state secrecy under President George W. Bush, stated that the Obama Administration has since abused the system for handling classified information.

Julian Assange News:
  • Italian journalist Roberto Saviano posted a photo of him with Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian Embbasy commenting, "Nonostante tutto, non smetteremo di ridere." ("In spite of everything, we won't stop laughing.")