A strange exchange occurred when members of the anti-secrecy organization WikiLeaks were asked about the flight of Edward Snowden at a Chaos Computer Club conference last week. WikiLeaks has been credited with helping Snowden escape extradition to the U.S. Show More Summary
Wired notes that Wikileaks activist Julian Assange addressed the Chaos Communication Congress by Skype Sunday. Assange said, “This is the last free generation… The coming together of the systems of government and…
HAMBURG – Faced with increasing encroachments on privacy and free speech, high-tech workers around the world should identify as a class and fight power together, said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Sunday. In a video speech to the Chaos Communication...
As I mentioned Friday night, I had so much to cover I was breaking up Tech at Night into two parts. This is part two. Remember when I called out Wikileaks for abandoning their ally Edward Snowden in Russia? They claimed he had settled there and their job was done, but I knew better. Show More Summary
The Fifth Estate, the story about Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, didn’t receive an extremely wide theatrical release and didn’t manage to make back its budget theatrically. There may have not been a ton of theatrical interest, but if The Fifth Estate was one you were wanting to catch, you won’t have too long to wait. Show More Summary
An image grab taken from a video released by Wikileaks on October 12, 2013 shows US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden speaking during a ceremony in Moscow on October 9, 2013. AFP/Getty Images Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is accusing the Obama administration of stonewalling a congressional investigation into lapses in the security clearance process that was [...]
The latest round of negotiations in Singapore for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) wound up last week, still a long way short of agreement. Negotiators will meet again in January. Thanks to WikiLeaks and other seepages from the confidential...Show More Summary
WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange collaborated with the band Calle 13 and guitarist Tom Morello on the new video “Multi_Viral.” Watch the video.
Please share widely and repost with attribution. This content is licensed CC BY-SA 3.0. Comments, suggestions, and criticism are welcome. Originally posted at To Promote the Progress? Early Monday morning, Wikileaks released a second set of documents pertaining to the ongoing Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations. Show More Summary
Oil sands development and the Keystone XL pipeline were already on the defensive against significant public rejection. Wikileaks, Podesta, and fresh unburnable-carbon research add more three more nails to the tar sands coffin.
Since his arrival in Denmark to face hacking charges Gottfrid Svartholm has sat in solitary confinement, denied free access to mail and denied access to his books. The situation has outraged Wikileaks' Julian Assange who says Gottfrid is now a political prisoner. Show More Summary
When you make a movie about Wikileaks, starring Julian Assange in a Pirate Bay t-shirt, you probably know that it's virtually impossible to prevent pirated files from spreading online. Nevertheless, the movie studios behind both films are trying desperately to take these leaks offline, thus far without much success. Show More Summary
The Department of Justice has decided, apparently, not to prosecute Wikileaks for leaking information because the prosecutors would have a "New York Times problem." In other words, because Wikileaks worked with a media entity that counts, they have to be...
Wikileaks and The Huffington Post have raise all kinds of unshirted hell this morning by publishing a trove of documents relating to the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
After the first day of another round of secret talks in Singapore on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement wrapped, WikiLeaks released two documents it said “show the state of negotiations” among the twelve negotiatingShow More Summary
And the U.S.'s position makes it look awfully lonely.
The misguided attempts to justify Edward Snowden’s leaks by casting aspersions on those of Manning, Assange, WikiLeaks and Hammond play into the hands of the security and surveillance state.
In March of 2010, WikiLeaks was just weeks away from bursting onto the world stage with the first of its major leaks from intelligence analyst Chelsea (then Bradley) Manning: the "Collateral Murder" video showing a 2007 Apache helicopter attack that...
Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay and CEO of Honolulu Civic Beat, recently published a blog, WikiLeaks, Press Freedom and Free Expression in the Digital Age, which may be a beacon of light for those passionate about justice. The ideasShow More Summary