Tag Archives: Wikileaks

The war over Bradley Manning

The Washington Post today reports that Bradley Manning, the Army private who is accused of leaking hundreds of thousands of cables and other classified material to Wikileaks, had been deemed by doctors to be unfit for deployment to Iraq. He … Continue reading

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CORRECTED: The Wikiwars: What is Glenn Greenwald after, and must Wired help him find it?

CORRECTED: The post has been corrected to fix an error in the original post, which incorrectly substituted Poulsen for Lamo on the question of mental health/Asperger claims. Thanks to vigilant TRR readers for pointing out the error. Foreign Policy’s Blake Hounshell … Continue reading

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Wednesday clicks: Vick v. Grass, Wired v. Greenwald, Christie v. World, Sarah v. Alaska **UPDATE**

On the Philly to-do list: check the offensive line for dog lovers, because Mike Vick got no protection in that horrendous game against the Vikings Tuesday night. Despite the lackluster performance that saw him out-played by Vikings back-up QB Joe … Continue reading

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Monday clicks: Air Barbour, Assange book deal; Miller out of the way? Obama on Vick’s 2nd chance

Happy Monday! Here’s some of what’s going on out there. Julian Assange still faces rape charges, but he does have a $1.5 million-dollar book deal. The Wikileaks chief says he’ll use the money to cover the legal fees for both … Continue reading

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Friday clicks: and the winner is …

… according to Charles Krauthammer, the winner is Barack Hussein Obama, who the conservative columnist now dubs the new “comeback kid.” Go figure… Among Krauthammer’s points is that Republicans look stupid killing the omnibus spending bill over $8 billion in … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Julian Assange RELEASED on bail

From the Guardian: 6.01pm: Julian Assange walks out of the High Court with a hand raised. … Assange ignores the flurry of questions aimed at him and turns away from the cameras. …He reflects on the conditions inside prison, in … Continue reading

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Zuckerberg named TIME’s person of the year

Add one more Facebook friend to Zuckerberg’s list. Meanwhile, who is Rolling Stone Italy’s “rock star of the year”? Answer after the jump …

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Taken: Julian Assange arrested, denied bail on rape charges

Julian Assange is in custody, but not (directly) because of Wikileaks …

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Most wanted: Interpol after Assange

Why do I have this feeling Julian Assange isn’t going to quite make it to the day he plans that “major bank leak” next month?

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Wikileaks’ next target: a ‘major bank’

Well, it beats screwing up the State Department…

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