The government says Matt DeHart is an online child predator. He says that’s a ruse created because he discovered shocking CIA secrets and claims he was tortured by federal agents. The only thing that’s clear is that he’s in deep trouble.
The WikiLeaks chief is threatening legal action against the deputy prime minister. Nick Clegg says Assange is a “self-publicist” who won’t make good on the threat.
Prime minister John Key pre-empted the attack by admitting that New Zealand considered a mass cyber-surveillance programme.
Two years of fond and completely made-up memories from everyone’s favourite house guest at the Ecuadorian embassy.
The WikiLeaks figurehead made the announcement at a press conference this morning.
The warrant still says the Wikileaks founder is suspected of rape and molestation.
War of the whistleblowers.
An ex-WikiLeaks employee said the organization offered other things too: “I remember a remark along the lines of noting the women there were very lovely, and very friendly.” A WikiLeaks spokesman said a deal never materialized.
They say there are plans to open up an office in Damascus.
Some of the year’s lousiest movies and TV shows were the ones we were looking forward to the most.
Meanwhile, an “ongoing assault” on the press.
The rapper’s new album Matangi is a perfect example of why she still matters.
Benedict Cumberbatch’s superfans couldn’t keep the first WikiLeaks feature film from tanking at the box office. But was WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s campaign against the film the reason why?
The Fifth Estate director Bill Condon tells BuzzFeed about the tough decisions that went into making the movie and Assange’s personal pleas to Cumberbatch to drop out.
Benedict Cumberbatch gives a fine performance as Assange, but it’s not like we haven’t seen this kind of thing from him before. (SPOILERS ahead.)
The WikiLeaks founder raps and sings and it’s really strange.
The protector of Julian Assange and onetime preferred destination of Edward Snowden is trying to outlaw WikiLeaks-style activity.
After a Freedom of Information Act request, the Army has released previously classified documents and photos that show Manning’s struggle with his gender identity.
While, of course, being trapped in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
Creepy blonde locks of varying length and unwash: we salute you, true star of the new The Fifth Estate trailer. Cumberbatch Smumberbatch! We’ve got some questions for this new Internet treasure.
The two most important men on the internet are now one, and it is very serious and very glorious. GIFs, of course, are required.
On This Week With George George Stephanopoulos, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange said he doesn’t believe the information Edward Snowden revealed about top secret government surveillance programs will make it easier for terrorists to attack the United States.
Meanwhile, the Wikileaks founder’s asylum at the Ecuadorian Embassy is stretching into a second year. “I’m worried about the state of journalism.” (Updated below)
Is the Iranian presidency suddenly important, or less important than ever?
Successful Kazakh PR work?
U.S. has concluded Assad used chemical weapons, but no details yet on the specific military support that will be provided.
After the fizzling-out of the Occupy Wall Street movement in America, protesters from New York arrive in Tunis and Istanbul. Familiar tent cities, different goals.
“There is nothing special about the timing other than we have been aggressively pursuing Hezbollah’s financial networks and the facilitators for their financial activity in Lebanon for some time now,” officials says.