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The Fifth Estate Will Leak Its Way Onto Blu-ray And DVD After The Holidays
The Fifth Estate , the story about Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, didn't receive an extremely wide theatrical release and didn't manage to make back its budget theatrically.
Fri Dec 20, 2013
WikiLeaks' Film 'MEDIASTAN' To Make Worldwide Television Premiere On RT
"Mediastan is an acid-test, where depending on how the film is treated by the media you can understand where their boundaries and allegiances are," said , Swedish journalist and the film's director.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
a WikiLeaks film 'Mediastan' comes to RT
What would a former Gitmo detainee, a journalist in a small central Asian newspaper and an editor of a big Western publication have in common? They are provided with documents from WikiLeaks about politics in the region, but what will they do with them? For a former Gitmo detainee, the documents reveal a bit about why he was captured - for knowing ... (more)
Dershowitz retires from Harvard Law
Alan Dershowitz, one of the country's most prominent lawyers and a passionate advocate for Israel, is retiring from Harvard Law School.
Court extends Pirate Bay founder's prison stay
Pirate Bay founder hacker Gottfrid Svartholm Warg is to spend another three weeks in prison, Frederiksberg City Court decided yesterday.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Snowden shops around for asylum deal
S tuck behind the former Iron Curtain in dreary Russia, 30-year-old National Security Agency pirate Edward Snowden continues to weasel his way to asylum, anything but stay permanently in Russian President Vladimir Putin's backyard.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Courthouse News Service
'Hacktivists' Plead Guilty to PayPal Attacks
So-called "hacktivists" pleaded guilty in federal court to attacking PayPal after the payment service severed ties with whistleblowing website WikiLeaks.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Alan Dershowitz To Retire From Harvard Law School
Alan Dershowitz, one of the country's most prominent lawyers and a passionate, sometimes controversial, advocate for Israel, is retiring from Harvard Law School.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Belmont Club
The Prodigal Son
The Guardian claims that the NSA is willing to recommend amnesty for Edward Snowden in exchange for his cooperation.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Mail & Guardian
'Fifth Estate' leaves too many questions unanswered
The Fifth Estate, about Julian Assange and Wikileaks, focuses too much on the character and not enough on the questions citizen journalism raises.
WSJ Media and Advertising
WikiLeaks' Julian Assange Raps on Calle 13a 2s 'Multi_Viral' with Tom Morello
In advance of its rumored 2014 album, Puerto Rico's Calle 13 last month released an explosive single " Multi_Viral " that features Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello , Palestinian vocalist Kamilya Jubran and a few lines spoken by Julian Assange , founder of WikiLeaks .
Film Guide - December 13, 2013
Fifth Estate: The story of Wikileaks is well-known, so where's the story of Julian Assange? He needn't have gotten so hot under the collar about this one.
International Business Times
Pirate Bay Relocates to Peru as Founder Awaits Hacking Trial in Solitary Confinement
As The Pirate Bay relocates to Peru, site founder Gottfrid Svartholm is reportedly held in solitary confinement in a Danish prison.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
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.