16 hrs ago
The Other McCain
Anonymous Compares Bradley Manning to Nelson Mandela
In that analogy, President Obama is P.W. Botha and laws to punish disobedient soldiers are apartheid.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
NSA spy begs for survival
THE new national broadband network will deliver slower speeds and cost up to $30 billion extra to deliver, under the government's new scheme.
Pirate Bay founder reportedly doing time in solitary confinement without a warrant
Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm was extradited to Denmark last month. And now he's reportedly living life in solitary confinement for allegedly hacking into the mainframe computers of CSC, a Danish IT firm.
Assange, Mexican Twitterati Unite in Criticism of FP
Julian Assange and a huge number of Mexicans on Twitter look to have something in common: Neither are particularly happy about Foreign Policy's Global Thinkers issue .
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Benedict Cumberbatch talks 'The Fifth Estate' Assange drama flop
The Bill Condon-directed drama about WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange was recently named the biggest financial flop of the year, earning back only 21% of its budget at the international box office.
Inside Bay Area
13 plead guilty to attacking Paypal servers
Thirteen people have pleaded guilty to helping briefly disable online payment service provider Paypal as part of a protest that authorities say was organized by the hacking group Anonymous.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
War Is A Crime
Does A Globally Renowned Activist Have Ties To Global Intel Firm STRATFOR?
An interview with Carl Gibson, the co-founder of US UNCUT and co-author of the recently published story on Occupy.com that claims that a globally renowned activist whose claim to fame includes being one of the architects of the movement that overthrew Slobodan Milosevic has been collaborating with the intelligence firm Stratfor.
Anonymous Hackers Cop Plea to PayPal DDoS Attack
To date, the Anonymous hackers seem to be willing to take their lumps for what they feel is the greater good or for following their hearts on these very sensitive subjects.
Shooting the Messenger
Protesters supporting Edward Snowden hold a photo of him during a demonstration outside the U.S. Consulate in Hong Kong.
Deep divisions over TPP as US pressures to close controversial deal - WikiLeaks
Trade ministers and representatives attend the Trans-Pacific Partnership Ministerial Meeting in Singapore on December 7, 2013.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
'Not real James Bonds': Assange explains why 'small publisher' WikiLeaks beat the Pentagon
WikiLeaks' major achievement is in weakening the authority of US intelligence, according to the whistleblowing website founder, Julian Assange, who has just marked three years under virtual house arrest in the UK.
'The Fifth Estate' tops Hollywood's top 10 flops list - Indiatalkies.com
Los Angeles, Dec 8: "The Fifth Estate" and "Bullet to the Head" feature in the list of 10 big Hollywood flops prepared by Forbes magazine.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
A very middle class enemy of the State: How DID an ex-pupil of...
A very middle class enemy of the State: How DID an ex-pupil of 30k-a-year Sevenoaks School in Kent end up in exile in Berlin...clutching a laptop of UK state secrets...via a 'romance' with Julian Assange? Like all the best characters in a Cold War thriller, Sarah Harrison - currently exiled in Berlin - is hiding in plain sight.
Cumberbatch proud of Fifth Estate performance
The actor played the lead role of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in the film which had the worst opening weekend takings of a film all year.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
For government, a long road to stopping insider threats
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange speaks to the media inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London on June 8, 2013.
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.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Inside the 'PayPal 14' Trial
A long and secretive legal battle against a group of activists accused of attacking the e-commerce site in the name of WikiLeaks has finally neared its end.
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.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Huffington Post
WikiLeaks, Press Freedom and Free Expression in the Digital Age
This week, fourteen people charged by the Department of Justice in connection with a coordinated denial of service attack on PayPal's services in 2010 will appear in Federal Court.
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.