13 May 2013

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 893 days.
 - Direct blockade currently on hold - will resume in 46 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 890 days. 
 - 328 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison without trial for 1085 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 436 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 970 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • WikiLeaks released 8,933 Stratfor emails on Estonia.
  • A WikiLeaks cables shows late Zimbabwe VP Joseph Msika boasting about the murder of 72-year old white commercial farmer Gloria Olds.
  • WikiLeaks cables show that the U.S. was tolerant of the 1970s dictatorship in Ecuador and its control over the media.
  • Arte film "Une contre-histoire de l'Internet" will air tomorrow at 10:40PM. The film features Julian Assange, Rick Falkvinge, Jérémie Zimmermann, Andy Müller-Maguhn, and others.

Julian Assange News:
  • Cornel West discussed his recent meeting with Julian Assange, calling him "very smart and very courageous" and recounting many of the things they talked about.
  • La Sexta will air Jordi Évole's interview with Julian Assange next Sunday.

Bradley Manning News:
  • San Francisco Pride issued a statement that they would not be discussing Bradley Manning until after the June 30 parade. This caused an immediate uproar from Manning's supporters. SF Pride also censored a comment in support of Bradley Manning posted by a former grand marshal.
    • There will be a protest in support of Bradley Manning tomorrow outside the SF Pride office, 6PM.
  • An article in Advocate discusses how SF Pride has failed Bradley Manning.
  • The Frontline Club held a panel discussion on Bradley Manning featuring Chase Madar, David Leigh, Naomi Colvin, and Richard Gizbert. Full video is available.