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New Pirate Bay film examines WikiLeaks links

February 7, 2013

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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

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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

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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

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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 […]