CHECKS IN THE SYSTEM
The newsroom chiefs at New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, USA Today raised concerns about the Trump administration’s latest threat to the First Amendment.
This isn’t about one narcissistic and naive man who may well deserve prison time, but about the Pandora’s box opened by charging him this way.
The administration argues Assange isn't a journalist, in the hope his unpopularity will make people forget why we can’t have the government deciding who counts as a journalist.
For the first time in modern American history, the government indicts a publisher for revealing classified information.
WikiLeaks founder avoided extradition to Sweden for seven years after he holed himself up at the Ecuadorean embassy in London in 2012.
The doc, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and will debut on Showtime later this year, chronicles the heavy toll the whistleblower’s cruel treatment has had on her.
LEAKER LOCKED UP
WikiLeaks founder was arrested on bail-skipping charges when he was hauled out of the Ecuadorian embassy last month.