As I’ve done for more than five months, I will be updating news and views on all things WikiLeaks all day, with new items added at the top. All times ET. Contact me at email@example.com. Read about or order my books The Age of WikiLeaks in print or as an e-book, and Bradley Manning: Truth and Consequences as e-book here and print here.
Update: For Monday’s edition, go here.
* SUNDAY *
7:55 From London’s The Independent: Journo describes going for a job interview for minor WikiLeaks job — and getting grilled by Assange himself.
1:20 More on big WikiLeaks release today on Japan shortcomings in nuclear plant safety, this time from WSJ. "The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident exposed flaws in the Japanese government’s measures to guard the country’s reactors against earthquakes and tsunamis. U.S. officials have in recent years also worried that Japanese officials haven’t taken enough precautions to protect the facilities from terrorist attacks, according to diplomatic documents released over the weekend on the Wikileaks website."
10:35 A two–part Assange interview on video.
10:30 WikiLeaks releases cables on Japan’s history with nuclear power. The dam has finally broken on the 7000 cables from Tokyo.
10:25 WikiLeaks cable : Pakistan ISI allowed terrorists to attack India, says Gitmo detainee
* SATURDAY *
10:35 Der Spiegel on WikiLeaks on US-Pakistani Relations: A Forced Marriage Plagued by Ever-Deepening Distrust.
7:05 Assange’s criticisms of Swedish legal system not wrong, say Swedish lawyers
7:00 New low prices for my book The Age of WikiLeaks in print or as an e-book, or brand-new Bradley Manning: Truth and Consequences as e-book here and print here, both hailed by Glenn Greenwald, Dan Ellsberg, Bill Moyers, Amy Goodman.
5:00 A little incestous, maybe, but here’s new video from when I was interviewed about WikiLeaks by my colleague Kevin Gosztola at the recent media conference in Boston.
1:20 WSJ responds to criticism of its leaky leak portal.
10:05 The Guardian with more on continuing backlash against Wall St Journal’s leaky leak portal, with comment by Jacob Appelbaum, others.
9:40 Saul Landau on Manning and "Unmasking the Myth of National Security."
8:00 Extremely detailed new interview with Assange, tracing his whole history and principles, the Cypherpunk movement, "the path," and much more. And it’s only Part I.