6 June 2014

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1277 days. 
 - 717 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1467 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 823 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1570 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • WikiLeaks documents show US interest in monitoring Scottish independence efforts.
  •  CNN's The Situation Room discussed WikiLeaks documents about Sgt. Bergdahl's capture in 2009, as well as documents about the five released Guantanamo prisoners.
  • WikiLeaks lawyer Michael Ratner appeared on The Real News to discuss one year of Snowden leaks and the continued persecution of whisteblowers and journalists. All Snowden revelations can be searched through via the WikiLeaks website.
  • A CNN op-ed discusses why the US needs to re-think its whistleblower policy, referencing the persecution of Edward Snowden and Chelsea Manning, as well as associated journalists such as Julian Assange.
  • June marks both one year since the Snowden leaks began and one year since Chelsea Manning's trial began. An article in Firedoglake looks at Pentagon Paper whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg's thoughts on how both cases exposed government secrecy to proper debate.

Julian Assange News:
  • Ruptly posted a short video from Julian Assange's interview yesterday at PDF 2014.