Topic: Julian Assange

Jeff Goodby Explains What He Learned at SXSW This Year Thanks to Edward Snowden and Julian Assange


March 10, 2014, 8:14 PM EDT

Edward Snowden: Tech Giants Are Irresponsible With Consumer Data Exiled American whistle-blower on SXSW panel

Echoing sentiments expressed by Julian Assange at South by Southwest Interactive two days ago, exiled American whistle-blower Edward Snowden and fellow panelists today suggested that tech giants such as Google…

March 10, 2014, 3:34 PM EDT

Julian Assange: Refugee Reporters Are Winning the Information War WikiLeaks founder speaks remotely to large SXSW audience

Julian Assange has a message for the countries he believes have tried to systematically squash the kind of national security reporting he has become known for: Your plan has backfired. The…

March 8, 2014, 3:16 PM EST

Wikileaks' Theatrical Debut Assange's life comes center stage

Wikileaks is going from criticism on the global stage to hopefully rave reviews on the theatrical stage. Award-winning Australian playwright Ron Elisha is taking searing news headlines about his fellow…

May 27, 2011, 5:02 AM EDT

Wikileaks' Assange Accepts Peace Award A gold medal for peace while fighting extradition

Julian Assange’s aggressive pursuit of full disclosure has made him a villain to some and hero to others. Now, the Sydney Peace Foundation says he’s an icon for peace. The…

May 11, 2011, 4:38 AM EDT

Julian Assange Calls Facebook a 'Spying Machine' Says Google and Yahoo are giving out your information, too

Julian Assange won’t be sending out friend requests anytime soon. In an interview with Russia Today, the Wikileaks founder called Facebook “the most appalling spying machine that has ever been…

May 3, 2011, 9:05 AM EDT