10 October 2013

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1039 days. 
 - 479 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1233 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without sentencing for 585 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1117 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • A new report from the Committee to Protect Journalists shows that the Obama Administration has pursued the most aggressive war on leaks since the Nixon Administration. A large portion of the report focuses on the administration's response to WikiLeaks, Chelsea Manning, and Edward Snowden.
  • WikiLeaks released a photo of Edward Snowden receiving the Sam Adams Award. With him is WikiLeaks' Sarah Harrison and whistleblowers Thomas Drake, Ray McGovern, Jesselyn Radack, and Coleen Rowley.
    • Ray McGovern wrote an article on the acceptance of the award by Mr Snowden.
  • AlterNet published an article on how WikiLeaks cables on Iceland exposed the dark depths of the American empire.

Julian Assange News:
  • RT will be airing a new interview with Julian Assange tomorrow, in which he discusses the NSA, the future of freedom, and the nearly 500 days he's spent in the Ecuadorian Embassy.