Obama prosecuted whistleblowers for working with media, not with foreign govts – Assange to RT

RT | 8 Sept 2015 “Academic censorship” in journalism and foreign relations is one of the US’ greatest sins according to whistleblower Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks. Assange spoke to RT about the “US Empire” and mechanisms it uses to expand its powers worldwide. “Obama has prosecuted more whistleblowers under the espionage act than…

Hillary Clinton’s ‘Bleak Week’: Emails Show Response to WikiLeaks Revelations

VIce | 2 Sept 2015 It was a “bleak week.” That’s how US State Department director of policy planning Anne-Marie Slaughter described it in a November 2010 email to Hillary Clinton, one day after WikiLeaks caused an international diplomatic crisis when it released more than 250,000 classified cables from US foreign embassies around the world. Clinton, who…

WikiLeaks Crowdfunds for Trade Documents

Wall St Journal | 17 Aug 2015 Crowdfunding has gotten startups off the ground. Now it’s being used to a more controversial end: WikiLeaks is crowdfunding with the goal of leaking information about impending trade deals. The whistleblowing platform, famous for revealing U.S. State Department cables, last week launched a campaign on its website to…

WikiLeaks Launched New Era of Hope for Democracy – Institute President

Sputnik News | 15 Aug 2015 Institute for Public Accuracy Executive Director Norman Solomon claims that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has launched a new era of possibility for democracy around the world by his revelations through leaked documents. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has launched a new era of possibility for democracy around the world by his revelations…