26 April 2014

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1236 days. 
 - 676 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1426 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 782 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1529 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • A new US Department of Justice document sent in response to a FOIA request confirms there is an ongoing FBI and DoJ "multi-subject investigation" into WikiLeaks.
  • WikiLeaks journalist Sarah Harrison has been nominated for the the Gustav-Heinemann Prize for 'civic and moral courage'. You can vote for her at the website.
  • In an article about Academi (formerly Blackwater) helping to train Brazil's World Cup security, a WikiLeaks cable is referenced which shows the US Government views the crises brought on by large sporting events as good opportunities for income.
  • In a review of Luke Harding's new book "The Snowden Files", Green Left Weekly points out the multiple criticisms of Julian Assange, including for WikiLeaks' decision to publish the entire unredacted Cablegate trove. However, Harding fails to note that it was his book on WikiLeaks that published the Cablegate password.