Assange: Why I Founded Wikileaks Julian Assange explains the radical thinking that led him to create Wikileaks in When Google Met Wikileaks, published by OR Books. Assange’s account of his encounter with the head of Google, Eric Schmidt, can be found here. I looked at something that I had seen...
ON SUNDAY, Wikileaks released two documents that the group claims are secret Central Intelligence Agency manuals for officers travelling abroad. The first, titled "Surviving Secondary", is dated September 2011, and focusses on helping officers get through secondary screenings at airports with their covers intact. Show More Summary
A computer lecturer has accused the 2013 movie about WikiLeaks "The Fifth Estate" of piracy after he discovered that his slideshows appear in the movie without his permission. Michael Steil writes on his Page Table blog that when watching the movie, he recognised one of the phrases as something he would say. Show More Summary
Worried you'll be singled out for the hassle and humiliation of a secondary screening at the airport when traveling to another country? Wikileaks has published a leaked document from the CIA that explains what makes agents give travelers a hard time — and how you can prevent it. Read more...
Airport security is supposed to prevent individuals with malicious intentions from entering or leaving a country, but that doesn’t mean all security measures used in airports are fool-proof. In fact, WikiLeaks has published not one,Show More Summary
On Sunday, WikiLeaks posted two classified CIA documents explaining how spies can avoid having their cover blown when traveling through international airports. The first document, "Surviving Secondary," includes information about handing screenings for agents on watchlists. Show More Summary
WikiLeaks on Sunday released two CIA documents that offered tips to help spies maintain their cover while using false documents as they crossed international borders. The two documents, dating from 2011 and 2012, are marked classified and “NOFORN,” which means they were not meant to be...
The CIA is an integral part of the United States’ global security state, which collectively has contributed to the proliferation in airport security screening measures since the September 11th attacks. Yet, this may not exactly serve the agents who have to travel under cover. A secret CIA manual publishedby WikiLeaks and titled, “Surviving Secondary,” details [...]
Wikileaks has released a government assessment of drone strikes aimed at assassinating top leaders.
The US government’s program to capture and kill insurgent leaders can backfire, a leaked CIA report said Thursday, citing “limited” results in Afghanistan in particular. The July 2009 document released by WikiLeaks tackles the pros and cons of “high value targeting”...
By Juan Cole Wikileaks has released a government assessment of drone strikes aimed at assassinating top leaders. The document urges such strikes, but is amazingly frank about the drawbacks. Below I consider…
Wikileaks has released a secret 2009 CIA report evaluating the High Value Detainee kill or capture program. The full report is here. In its key findings, the report warns of the negative consequences of assassinating so-called High Level Targets... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Document published by WikiLeaks weighs pros and cons of killing high-profile targets
WikiLeaks has released a copy of a secret CIA analysis, which reviewed the success of "High Value Target" (HVT) assassination programs used by governments to combat insurgencies. The review shows the CIA is learning lessons from colonial...Show More Summary
This week marked the 27th birthday of Chelsea Manning, the U.S. military whistleblower who currently sits in prison for leaking material to Wikileaks. Here are some birthday wishes for her from people who have spent time in similar circumstances. Read more...
From the United States Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where she is serving a 35-year prison sentence for convictions related to leaking classified information to Wikileaks, Chelsea Manning continues to speak out against...Show More Summary
Follow each attack, explosion, and death in this massive visualization that captures the unprecedented scale of the leaked data. The military's secret Afghan War Diaries, released by Wikileaks in 2010, details a staggering 463,000 incidents that happened in Afghanistan between 2004 and 2009, from the mundane to the tragic. Show More Summary
The WikiLeaks founder wants to get his face out of the Ecuadorian embassy
Wikileaks had its moments but now Julian Assange who is trying to raise nearly $200,000 for a statue of himself. This move just screams Donald Trump. I can totally see Trump erecting a statue of himself. I’m sure your freedom dollars will be well spent. Because narcissism is expensive. The Independent reports: The WikiLeaks founder [...]
WildLeaks borrows a page from the WikiLeaks model to encourage anonymous reports of illegal trade in endangered animals and plants