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Julian Assange

  1. wikileaks
    Will Julian Assange Finally Be Extradited to America?If his lawyers can’t extend his appeal, the WikiLeaks founder will face espionage charges in the U.S.
  2. renegades
    The Ballad of Barrett BrownHe was a “preppy anarchist” who went to jail for his fight against the surveillance state. Was it all for nothing?
  3. wikileaks
    Julian Assange Could Be on Trial in the U.S. SoonA British high court ruled that he can be extradited to America, where he faces espionage charges.
  4. wikileaks
    The 5 Biggest Takeaways From Yahoo’s Wild Julian Assange StoryMike Pompeo really wanted to kidnap the WikiLeaks founder.
  5. drone wars
    The Drone Leaker“Second Snowden” Daniel Hale exposed the machinery of America’s clandestine warfare. Why did no one seem to care?
  6. trump pardons
    Everyone Trump Might Pardon Before He Leaves OfficeFrom his three eldest children to Tiger King’s Joe Exotic, there are a number of people the president may try to pardon — including himself.
  7. wikileaks
    Assange Indicted Under Espionage Act, Raising First Amendment QuestionsAssange claims he is a journalist, but the Justice Department appears to be treating him as if he were a whistle-blower like Edward Snowden.
  8. where are they now?
    Good Night, Embassy Cat, and Good LuckWherever you are, we hope you’re in better, less manipulative hands.
  9. crime
    WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Arrested: Everything We KnowAssange faces one count of conspiracy to hack a computer.
  10. crime
    Read the U.S. Indictment Against Julian AssangeThe United States has charged Assange with one count of conspiracy to commit computer intrusion.
  11. Julian Assange Could Be Booted From Ecuadorian Embassy ‘Any Day Now’The WikiLeaks founder could face charges from Sweden, the U.K., and the U.S.
  12. Roger Stone Sought Clinton Emails From Assange in September 2016New emails reveal Stone sought access to stolen dirt from WikiLeaks — and recently warned an associate not to “run your mouth” to investigators.
  13. select all
    Julian Assange Got in Trouble for Stealing a Viral VideoYou gotta keep engagement up somehow.
  14. spy games
    The U.S. May Be Preparing to Charge WikiLeaks Founder Julian AssangeIt’s still unclear how they could charge him without creating legal problems for mainstream journalists.
  15. Nigel Farage Visits Embassy Where Assange Lives, Says He Can’t Remember WhyOne British paper is reporting that Farage and Assange met at the Ecuadorian embassy.
  16. the national interest
    Donald Trump, Julian Assange, and the Control of the Republican MindThe cruelest, most condescending, and also devastatingly correct indictment of Donald Trump’s supporters was uttered by Trump himself.
  17. select all
    Could a 14-Year-Old Have Hacked John Podesta?Trump is leaning on Assange’s word, but the evidence tells a different story.
  18. select all
    Something Weird (or Weirder Than Normal) Is Happening at WikiLeaksSome suspicious files are causing Reddit and other message boards to wonder if WikiLeaks has been compromised.
  19. select all
    ‘Citizen Journalism’ Is a Catastrophe Right Now, and It’ll Only Get WorseIn theory, the internet could be a great place for crowdsourced journalism, analysis, and debunking. In theory.
  20. select all
    Explaining the Rumor That Hillary Clinton Wanted to Drone-Strike Julian AssangeA gonzo website called True Pundit has figured out how to game the internet’s paranoia-dissemination networks.
  21. Swedish Court Upholds Warrant in Rape Case Against WikiLeaks’ Julian AssangeHe will still be questioned next month at the Ecuadorian embassy about the case.
  22. No, WikiLeaks Isn’t Trying to Hack Trump’s Tax ReturnsJulian Assange said it was in a Friday-night interview, but the organization soon dismissed its founder’s assertion.
  23. wikileaks
    Will a WikiLeaks Email Get Clinton Imprisoned?Hordes of internet denizens are convinced he has made that claim, but the real story is stranger.
  24. select all
    Why Did WikiLeaks Help Dox Most of Turkey’s Adult Female Population?The radical-transparency organization has not showered itself in glory lately, and this may be the weirdest, most dishonest example yet.
  25. international intrigue
    Sweden and Ecuador Strike Deal to Question Julian Assange in LondonWithout forcing him to leave the Ecuadorean embassy.
  26. international man of mystery
    Cops to Stop Waiting for Assange Outside EmbassyThe operation has cost more than $17.1 million.
  27. great escapes
    Ecuador Mulled Smuggling Julian Assange to Freedom via Bag, HelicopterInstead he’ll probably just wait out the statutes of limitations.
  28. international intrigue
    Sweden to Drop Julian Assange Sexual-Assault InvestigationBut he’ll still face a rape accusation.
  29. international intrigue
    Swedish Prosecutors Offer to Question Julian Assange in LondonAfter five years, the statute of limitations on the sex crimes charges is about to run out.
  30. the future is now
    Julian Assange Appeared in Nantucket Via HologramHe’s still stuck in the embassy.
  31. international man of mystery
    Julian Assange: Leaving That Embassy Eventually“Soon.” The man is all about building anticipation.
  32. media
    Julian Assange Probably Won’t Face Charges for Publishing WikiLeaksThe Justice Department doesn’t want to have to go after the New York Times, too.
  33. loose lips
    Julian Assange Has a Movie RecommendationSkip The Fifth Estate, watch There Will Be Blood.
  34. loose lips
    The 7 Most Julian Assange–y Lines in His Dramatic Letter to Benedict Cumberbatch“Our paths will be forever entwined.” 
  35. the most important people in the world
    Julian Assange Cameos in White-Rap YouTube VideoEw.
  36. twitter-stained wretches
    Time’s Michael Grunwald Is Ready for a Drone Strike on Julian AssangeHe tweeted that he “can’t wait” to write the defense of it.
  37. crimes and misdemeanors
    Bradley Manning: ‘I’m Sorry I Hurt the U.S.’Assange isn’t buying it.
  38. leak-stained wretches
    Post-Manning Verdict, Assange and Snowden’s Dad Are Finally on the Same PageFor the most part.
  39. leak-stained wretches
    What the Manning Verdict Means for SnowdenThe Pentagon Papers lawyer reacts.
  40. crimes and misdemeanors
    Bradley Manning Found Not Guilty of Aiding the Enemy, Convicted on Other CountsThe WikiLeaks source was convicted on lesser charges.
  41. Julian Assange Is Officially Running for the Australian SenateThough he still can’t leave the Ecuadorean Embassy.
  42. spy games
    Assange Caught in the Middle of a Snowden Family FeudHe’s allegedly keeping Snowden from his dad.
  43. julian assange
    Julian Assange Could Be Hurting Edward Snowden’s Chances With EcuadorWith his “grandstanding.”
  44. spy games
    WikiLeaks Returns on Someone Else’s LeaksHow the group latched onto Edward Snowden.
  45. spy games
    Julian Assange Really Wants In on this Edward Snowden StoryThe WikiLeaks founder is inserting himself in the discussion.
  46. spy games
    Julian Assange Pretty Into This Edward Snowden GuyThe WikiLeaks founder is obviously a fan.
  47. international man of mystery
    Julian Assange Thinks Running for Senate Might End His Legal TroublesIt’s still a long shot.
  48. julian assange
    Assange Promises to Release More Than a Million Documents in 2013He spoke from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy.
  49. international man of mystery
    Julian Assange Plans to Keep Himself Busy by Running for SenateEven if he’s still holed up in London.
  50. state secrets
    Evidence From Osama bin Laden’s Computer to Be Used in Bradley Manning CaseWas he aiding the enemy as charged?
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