Wikileaks http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19686/all en WikiLeaks reveals what the US really thinks of Ireland http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/ireland/110604/wikileaks-us-diplomatic-cables-ireland <p> DUBLIN &mdash; Messages sent to Washington by American diplomats in recent years depict Irish ministers floundering as they tried to cope with a catastrophic financial crisis.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/ireland/110604/wikileaks-us-diplomatic-cables-ireland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Diplomacy Europe Politics Ireland Sun, 05 Jun 2011 14:28:00 +0000 Conor O&#039;Clery 5649264 at http://www.globalpost.com Assange in court with new approach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110713/assange-court-new-approach <!--paging_filter--><p> Wikileaks founder <a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303812104576441462672745124.html">Julian Assange </a>is back in court with new lawyers and new stratergy as he fights extradition proceeding, which would see him face trial in Sweden over sex allegations.</p> <p> Known for being outspoken &ndash; particularly on the steps of court &ndash; Assange made a <a href="http://www.abc.net.au/news/2011-07-13/wikileaks-assange-extradition-appeal/2792358">tight-lipped entrance </a>and exit from court in the UK yesterday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110713/assange-court-new-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Home United Kingdom Wikileaks Europe United Kingdom Wed, 13 Jul 2011 05:50:00 +0000 News Desk 5670322 at http://www.globalpost.com WikiLeaks stops publishing to make ends meet http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/111024/wikileaks-stops-publishing-financial-blockade <p> WikiLeaks co-founded Julian Assange told a news conference in London that the whistleblowing group must turn all of its attention to fighting a so-called financial blockade and raising new funds, the Guardian reports. Assange said a bangking blockage on the website had destroyed 95 percent of its revenues.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/111024/wikileaks-stops-publishing-financial-blockade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Diplomacy United Kingdom Mon, 24 Oct 2011 13:38:43 +0000 News Desk 5678988 at http://www.globalpost.com Wenzhou: home-grown Wikileaks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/111027/wenzhou-wikileaks-credit-collapse-private-lending <p> WENZHOU &mdash; For years, this coastal city has had its own heavily trafficked gossip website that has also become a valuable leaking ground for whistleblowers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/111027/wenzhou-wikileaks-credit-collapse-private-lending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China China economy Wikileaks Entertainment Emerging Markets China Global Economy Technology Fri, 28 Oct 2011 10:06:00 +0000 Kathleen E. McLaughlin 5679454 at http://www.globalpost.com Julian Assange wins right to seek supreme court appeal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/111205/julian-assange-wins-right-seek-supreme-court-appeal-extradition <p> Two judges in London ruled Monday that Assange should be allowed to petition the Supreme Court to consider his case, on the grounds that it raised issues of &quot;general public importance.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/111205/julian-assange-wins-right-seek-supreme-court-appeal-extradition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sweden Wikileaks Wikileaks founder United Kingdom Mon, 05 Dec 2011 15:17:00 +0000 News Desk 5683322 at http://www.globalpost.com Bradley Manning appears in military court, lawyer accuses judge of bias http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111216/bradley-manning-appears-court-hearing-maryland <p> The WikiLeaks suspect appeared in the courtroom at the Fort Meade base dressed in military khaki and wearing black-rimmed glasses.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111216/bradley-manning-appears-court-hearing-maryland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> army Wikileaks Wikileaks founder Military United States Fri, 16 Dec 2011 14:31:00 +0000 News Desk 5684428 at http://www.globalpost.com Julian Assange talk show: Coming soon, to Russian state TV? (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/julian-assange-talk-show-russian-state-tv-video <p> First the play, now the TV show.</p> <p> Julian Assange&#39;s latest venture will be his own talk show, <a href="http://wikileaks.org/New-Assange-TV-Series.html">according to a Wikileaks press release</a>. The WikiLeaks founder will apparently host a &quot;series of in-depth conversations with key political players, thinkers and revolutionaries from around the world.&quot;</p> <p> The series will be broadcast on none other than the Russia Today network, Russia&#39;s state-funded English-language satellite channel.</p> <p> <a href="http://rt.com/news/julian-assange-rt-exclusive-617/">According to RT&#39;s website</a>, the show &ndash; breathlessly described as &quot;arguably the most anticipated news series of 2012&quot; &ndash; will feature 10 as yet secret guests, who will share their views on the theme, &quot;the world tomorrow.&quot;</p> <p><p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/julian-assange-talk-show-russian-state-tv-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Entertainment Russia United Kingdom Weird Wide Web Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:00:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5688810 at http://www.globalpost.com Julian Assange to host chat show on Russia Today http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/russia/120125/julian-assange-host-chat-show-russia-today MALMO, Sweden — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will host a talk show on Russia Today, the Kremlin-funded English language broadcaster, the group announced on Wednesday. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/russia/120125/julian-assange-host-chat-show-russia-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Wikileaks founder Russia Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:56:49 +0000 Richard Orange 5688814 at http://www.globalpost.com Bradley Manning nominated for Nobel Peace Prize 2012 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120207/bradley-manning-nominated-nobel-peace-prize-2012 <p> Despite his long list of charges, the parliamentary group The Movement of the Icelandic Parliament submitted a letter to the Nobel Peace Prize committee for the 2012 prize for his &ldquo;individual effort to have an impact for peace in our world,&rdquo; the letter stated.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120207/bradley-manning-nominated-nobel-peace-prize-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Military United States Tue, 07 Feb 2012 18:28:00 +0000 Lillian Rizzo 5690748 at http://www.globalpost.com Wikileaks and Anonymous release "global intelligence files" from Stratfor http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/the-grid/wikileaks-stratfor-anonymous <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Wikileaks and Anonymous release 5 million emails from a global security firm. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jeb Boone </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Wikileaks, the internet&rsquo;s home for whistle-blowing and classified dumps, has begun publishing over five million emails from the &ldquo;global intelligence&rdquo; firm Stratfor. The emails were most likely obtained from when hacker collective Anonymous gained access to the Statfor&rsquo;s servers last December in an unprecedented cooperation between the two whistle-blowing organizations.</p> <p> Wired.com&rsquo;s Threat Level blog has also <a href="http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2012/02/wikileaks-anonymous-partners/">reported</a> that sources within Anonymous have stated that the hacker collective did indeed turn the hacked emails over to Wikileaks because the site was &ldquo;more capable of analyzing and spreading the leaked information than Anonymous would be.&rdquo;</p> <p> On Monday morning, twitter account @AnonymousIRC began publishing a number of tweets linking Wikileaks to the hacker collective as the source of the hacked emails.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/the-grid/wikileaks-stratfor-anonymous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> anonymous Julian Assange play Wikileaks The Grid Mon, 27 Feb 2012 14:42:00 +0000 Jeb Boone 5693653 at http://www.globalpost.com Wikileaks emails allege 'Stratfor spied on activists' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/the-grid/stratfor-hired-corporations-monitor-activists <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Wikileaks: Coke and Dow allegedly hired Stratfor to monitor PETA and others. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jeb Boone </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> According to Wikileaks, the first of five million emails it&#39;s releasing from servers belonging to global intelligence firm Stratfor suggest that the company was used by private corporations to monitor activist groups in the US and Canada.</p> <p> The authenticity of the emails &mdash; reportedly obtained by Anonymous hackers and released early Monday morning &mdash; could not be independently verified.</p> <p> They appear to show that Stratfor was contracted by Coca-Cola, Dow Chemical, and Union Carbide to monitor anti-corporate activists, The Yes Men and PETA.</p> <p> The Yes Men were working to raise awareness concerning the Bhopal chemical disaster in India that took place in December of 1984, considered to be one of the world&rsquo;s worst industrial catastrophes where thousands were killed in a toxic gas leak.&nbsp;</p> <p> Dow and Union Carbide sought to determine whether or not the 25th anniversary of the disaster would foment further anti-corporate sentiment &nbsp;towards their companies. The emails detail personal information about Yes Men activists, public appearances, media releases made by the group, and general coverage of the group&rsquo;s activities in news outlets.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/the-grid/stratfor-hired-corporations-monitor-activists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> anonymous Wikileaks The Grid Mon, 27 Feb 2012 16:58:00 +0000 Jeb Boone 5693671 at http://www.globalpost.com WikiLeaks says Baltasar Garzón will lead defense of Assange against 'extrajudicial actions' and 'secret US processes' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120725/wikileaks-says-baltasar-garzon-will-lead-defense-assange Garzón, like his client, has become a controversial figure.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120725/wikileaks-says-baltasar-garzon-will-lead-defense-assange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Europe Spain United Kingdom Thu, 26 Jul 2012 00:07:00 +0000 Lizzy Tomei 5713460 at http://www.globalpost.com Fake New York Times editorial defending WikiLeaks, with Bill Keller byline, fools Times staff http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120729/fake-new-york-times-editorial-about-wikileaks-bill-keller The op-ed, titled "WikiLeaks, a Post Postscript," appears to have been published July 29 by the Times.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120729/fake-new-york-times-editorial-about-wikileaks-bill-keller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media News Wikileaks United States Sun, 29 Jul 2012 18:25:00 +0000 News Desk 5714018 at http://www.globalpost.com AntiLeaks: WikiLeaks website is down http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120811/antileaks-wikileaks-website-down AntiLeaks claims responsibility. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120811/antileaks-wikileaks-website-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Offbeat Sat, 11 Aug 2012 14:18:00 +0000 Daniel DeFraia 5715763 at http://www.globalpost.com WikiLeaks back online after AntiLeaks DDoS attack http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120814/wikileaks-back-online-after-antileaks-ddos-attac Is this just the beginning of a WikiLeaks vs. AntiLeaks war?<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120814/wikileaks-back-online-after-antileaks-ddos-attac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wikileaks Elections Politics United States Tue, 14 Aug 2012 14:25:00 +0000 Daniel DeFraia 5716002 at http://www.globalpost.com