06/27/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 572 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 569 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 766 days.  
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 652 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • Friends of WikiLeaks has reached critical mass and the encrypted "auto social network" engine is creating the graph now. 
  • Video of yesterdays "WikiLeaks, Assange, & Democracy" forum in Canberra is now available.
  • Firedoglake's Kevin Gosztola was on The Alyona Show discussing the latest in Bradley Manning's motion hearings, as well as Julian Assange's decision to seek political asylum.

Julian Assange News:
  • Ecuadorian Embassies have been flooded with support for Julian Assange's decision to seek asylum, with over 10,000 emails having been received.
  • Media Lens published an in-depth analysis of the media coverage of Julian Assange's decision to seek asylum in Ecuador.
  • WSWS published an article about new evidence of a U.S. operation against Julian Assange, which includes information coming from Bradley Mannings pre-trial hearings.
  • A rally for Julian Assange at the Swedish Embassy in London, June 28, at 3PM is will go on as originally planned, despite his application for asylum.
  • For continued coverage of Julian Assange and his bid for asylum, follow WL Central's live-blog.
  • iMediaEthics did an in-depth analysis of a series of 8 corrections that McClatchy made regarding the fact that Julian Assange has not been charged.
  • Transcript of The World Tomorrow featuring Noam Chomsky and Tariq Ali is now available.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Book TV will air a discussion about Bradley Manning featuring Mark Dotten, Kevin Gosztola, Ted Hearne, and Chase Madar. The discussion airs Saturday, June 30th at 8pm (ET) and Monday, July 2nd at 4:30am (ET).
  • Alexa O'Brien was threatened to have her credentials pulled and arrested for her coverage of Bradley Manning's pre-trial hearings. 
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network issued a news update which covers Bradley winning discovery documents in court and Alexa O'Brien being harassed at Fort Meade.