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New Pirate Bay film examines WikiLeaks links

February 7, 2013


Torrent Freak reports that, this Friday, TPB AFK — a new film about the Pirate Bay — will be released on the internet. Described as a “dark documentary,” the film is said to focus on the Swedish trials of the Pirate Bay’s three founders; according to Torrent Freak, however, the film will also “highlight some […]

WACA will host a WikiLeaks panel in Perth

February 6, 2013


On February 21, WikiLeaks Australian Citizens Alliance (WACA) will host a public discussion entitled “WikiLeaks and you: Privacy, human rights, and the rise of the surveillance state.” Reportedly, the panel will feature a message from WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange. Speakers will include Assange’s lawyer Jennifer Robinson: Australian Greens party Senator Scott Ludlam; and Suelette Dreyfus, […]

Assange to guest on “Real Time with Bill Maher”

February 6, 2013


WikiLeaks and other sources have reported that, this Friday at 10 pm, “Real Time with Bill Maher” will air a new episode featuring a guest appearance by Julian Assange. According to media reports, during the show Maher will also interview Newsweek and Daily Beast editor-in-chief Tina Brown; while roundtable guests include physicist Lawrence Krauss, MSNBC […]

New video – “WikiLeaks: The Best of 2012”

February 1, 2013


WikiLeaks has released a short video highlighting some of the organization’s most memorable moments and achievements from last year: Clocking in at under 5 minutes, “WikiLeaks: The Best of 2012” briefly discusses Ecuador’s grant of asylum to editor-in-chief Julian Assange; the airing of Assange’s television show “The World Tomorrow”; publication of his book Cypherpunks; victories […]