hi all. latest Julian Assange news.
- more info on the "assassinations" related to wikileaks, assange was presumably referring to kenya writers/leakers who attempted to publicize kenyan police corruption on wikileaks. apparently shot by a quasi-police hit team, March 2009.
- "open letter to those inciting murder on julian assange" arguing its a criminal offense in most civilized countries
- assange signed a book deal for $1.5M, he says partly to help defray his legal costs.
- assange paid about 2/3 of wikileaks budget in salary, it comes out to about $90K/yr. I presume he spends a *lot* of that on travel expenses
- a wired editor replies to criticism about not publishing full chat logs of manning/lamo, which glenn greenwald of open salon feels might help exculpate manning.
- the reporter he had a falling out with, nick davies responds to criticism. asserts that his article "proves" that the women are not involved in an intelligence-agency sponsored "honeytrap" without further comment [huh?]. (uh nick, I dont see the proof of that at all.)
- famous pentagon paper lawyer floyd abrams criticises wikileaks. rebuttal by jack shafer in slate
zionistpro-israeli group insists wikileaks is spreading conspiracy theories about israel.
- son of the rosenbergs comes out against the use/dangerous vagueness or generality of the espionage act
- commentary on the decision by apple & other corporations to cut off links to wikileaks
- competing site cryptome writes obituary for wikileaks
- a good analysis on the "neocorporatist" agenda gunning for wikileaks.
- fbi raids 4chan site implicated in wikileaks-related DDoS attack on paypal. wikileaks backers launch DDoS attack on Zimbabwe web sites over threat to sue over wikileaks revelations.
Julian Assange to use £1m book deals for legal fight | Media | The Guardian
Julian Assange paid two thirds of WikiLeaks salary budget - Telegraph
‘Disgrace’: Wired editor criticized for withholding Bradley Manning chat logs | Raw Story
Wikileaks writers killed in Kenya > Hawaii Free Press > Articles Main
OPEN LETTER TO: THOSE INCITING MURDER UPON JULIAN ASSANGE AND/OR MEMBERS OF HIS FAMILY | WL Central
Floyd Abrams: Why WikiLeaks Is Unlike the Pentagon Papers - WSJ.com
Floyd Abrams whizzes on WikiLeaks and Julian Assange. - By Jack Shafer - Slate Magazine
Putting the Record Straight on the Lamo-Manning Chat Logs | Threat Level | Wired.com
‘Cryptome’ writes WikiLeaks’ obituary: Site’s purpose now ‘dead in the water’ | Raw Story
WikiLeaks being ‘exploited to spread conspiracy theories,’ Jewish group claims | Raw Story
OpEdNews - Article: Julian Assange, My Parents and the Espionage Act of 1917
Another Apple falls from the WikiLeaks tree - ABC News
Nick Davies: The Julian Assange Investigation -- Let's Clear the Air of Misinformation
As Part of "Operation Payback," Dallas Server Company Raided By FBI In WikiLeaks Probe - Dallas News - Unfair Park
Why Corporate Capital and Finance Are Waging an All-Out Cyberwar Against Wikileaks | News & Politics | AlterNet
FBI raids Texas colocation facility in 4chan DDoS probe
WikiLeaks backers say Zimbabwe sites shut down - Technology & science - Security - msnbc.com