26 January 2014

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1144 days. 
 - 584 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1338 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 690 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1221 days.


WikiLeaks News: 
  • VICE published an article on the TPP environment chapter released by WikiLeaks which states, "the TPP is big business' latest effort to buy its way out of protecting the environment".
  • Green Left Weekly wrote on the TPP's environmental failure.
  • An article in the Star Tribune asks whether WikiLeaks' release of TPP chapters will have the same impact on the TPP as a 1993 CNN debate had on NAFTA.
  • The latest episode of Juice Rap News references WikiLeaks' release of TPP chapters.
  • NYT eXaminer, an online newssite which focuses on holding The New York Times to account, will cease publication should it not reach it's needed $10,000 in donations. The website has done extensive reporting on WikiLeaks and also has Julian Assange as member of the advisory council.

Julian Assange News:
  • In GP, Swedish lawyer Svante Thorsell writes that the Julian Assange case is driven by prestige. He writes, "It would be a success for Sweden and the judiciary on the day the prosecutor writes: 'I have spoken with Assange and found reason to today close the investigation .'"
  • A quote about Indian politician Narendra Modi falsely attributed to Julian Assange has been spreading on Twitter. The quote is actually modified text taken from a diplomatic cable released by WikiLeaks.