As I’ve done for more than sixteen weeks, I will be updating news and views on all things WikiLeaks all day, with new items added at the top. All times are ET in USA. You can contact me at email@example.com, Read about or order my new book, The Age of WikiLeaks, in print or as an e-book. My other books here.
UPDATE The Tuesday edition of this blog.
7:30 Lots of people linking to this Benkler paper today. We did it some time ago, but here it is again.
7:20 Just finished my Manning book, almost exact same length as The Age of WIkiLeaks, will be uploaded and available as e-book maybe Thursday!
6:50 Check out @WLLegal and @Kgosztola on twitter for live coverage of great NYC forum on WikILeaks, or catch up later.
5:30 Protesters in Portland, Ore. briefly block streets in downtown in Manning protest, after earlier erecting a “jail.”
5:20 My book The Age of WikiLeaks: From Collateral Murder to Cablegate (and Beyond) is now updated, also includes full story on Bradley Manning since his arrest, in print or as an e-book. Hailed by Dan Ellsberg, Glenn Greenwald, others. Finishing my new book on Bradley Manning today, to be published later this week or next.
5:15 Some tips from a tech CEO for businesses on how to protest themselves from evil WikiLeaks, via Forbes.
3:30 Man, after a wild week, slow day today on the WikiLeaks and Manning front. Of course, last time I wrote that, all hell broke loss. Well, I am busying myself finishing up my book on the Manning case and detention.
2:30 McClatchy blogger covers a minor but “brutal” cable with US assessment of former Costa Rica leader and revered Nobel Prize winner Oscar Arias. Includes: Arias has the voice and movements of a man much older than his 65 years. He often slouches when sitting and is unexpressive. He is slow to respond to questions…. Despite his phlegmatic and lugubrious bearing, Arias enjoys a reputation as a lady’s man.
2:20 We noted last week that WikiLeaks was sharing cables with a Turkey news outlet for the first time. Here is a WL Central summary of what has transpired since.