4 hrs ago
Army releases 2010 chat log between Manning and Assange
Today, Wired writer Kevin Poulsen brought to light a collection of documents that the Army posted to its FOIA reading room just before Thanksgiving last week, which included 13 pages of unclassified chat logs from 2010 between former intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning and Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.
8 hrs ago
War Is A Crime
The Drone That Takes Out Juilian Assange
Earlier this year, as the Edward Snowden story was just starting to break, Michael Grunwald - the Time magazine senior national correspondent and poster boy for everything wrong with journalism, no strike that, poster boy for everything wrong with the blowback inducing homicidal bull in a cultural, religious and geopolitical china shop of US ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
In Real Life
Beeban Kidron's In Real Life is a wide-ranging survey of the causes for alarm prompted by the internet's unprecedented effect on social interaction and individual psychic health.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The spying game
First there was the Wikileaks disclosure of low-grade correspondence between American diplomats - for which Bradley Manning is serving 35 years and Julian Assange is cowering in London.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Fifth Estate is 2013's biggest flop
Wikileaking money for Dreamworks. The Fifth Estate , Bill Condon's biopic about Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, has been confirmed as the biggest flop of the year, according financial bible Forbes.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Ephraim Hardcastle: Lord Sugar dreams of 'sorting out' the BBC jobsworths
Famous for his 'You're fired!' catchphrase on BBC1's The Apprentice, Lord Sugar tells the House of Lords that 'layers of jobsworths need removing' at the Corporation.
The New Zealand Herald
The year's biggest turkeys
The movie bombed after it opened in October, bringing in just $US6 million in global box office takings, and Forbes writers have now named it the worst performing film of the year as it earned back just 21 per cent of its $US28 million budget.
the end of hypocrisy ....
The U.S. government seems outraged that people are leaking classified materials about its less attractive behavior.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
French troops to Central African Republic
WIKILEAKS says a report that Julian Assange is unlikely to face charges in the United States could be a ruse to undermine public support for the group.
Fifth Estate No 1 in list of 2013 movie flops
Wikileaks movie The Fifth Estate has beaten off a gaggle of turkeys including Broken City and Parker to be rated the biggest global box office flop of 2013.
The Fifth Estate tops 2013 list of movie flops
The Fifth Estate has been named the biggest turkey of 2013 by business magazine Forbes after it made just $6 million at the global box office on a budget of $28 million.
Assange unlikely to face charges - report
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange runs little risk of being charged in the United States for having published hundreds of thousands of classified documents, The Washington Post reported on Tuesday, citing unnamed US officials.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Exercise helps healthy ageing: research
A BRITISH study shows older people who are physically active are more likely to stay healthy than their inactive peers.
Envoys to meet to mend spying rift
AUSTRALIAN and Indonesian envoys will meet in the coming days to begin mending the rift caused by the phone-tapping scandal.
Revealed: How corporate spooks spy on activists
In 2010, a group of hackers known as LulzSec gave us a peek into the shadowy world of corporate espionage.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Julian Assange unlikely to be charged in US
The Justice Department has all but concluded it will not bring charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for publishing classified documents because government lawyers said they could not do so without also prosecuting US news organisations and journalists, United States officials say.
The Miami Herald
Navy shows WikiLeaks movie at Guantánamo, where surfing WikiLeaks website's a crime
Call it a popular culture clash. Call it the real world intruding on the carefully controlled realm of Guantánamo's detention center zone.
2013's Biggest Turkeys: The Films That Flopped
Older stars like Sylvester Stallone and Harrison Ford can't guarantee good returns at the box office.
Kim Dotcom traces Megaupload raid to Wikileaks donation
FILESHARING MAGNATE Kim Dotcom reckons that a donation to Wikileaks kicked off all the trouble that saw his Megaupload service shut down.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Buenos Aires Herald
The Fifth Estate: there's more there than hair
As part of an exceptionally strong season of fact-based dramas on screen, The Fifth Estate, about WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, arrives with something of a shrug.