The cache of information also includes hundreds of employment, financial, passport, and transcript records of ordinary civilians.
Obama urged voters at the Democratic National Convention to carry Hillary Clinton to victory, the second French priest attacker has been identified, and more.
Laura Poitras's new documentary offers a thrilling and intimate look into the life of one of the most controversial journalists in the world.
The biggest leak in history is a plot against Vladimir Putin, a CIA operation, a George Soros–controlled precursor to the New World Order—and something that could expose the truth behind 9/11.
As the saga possibly comes to an end, we spoke to Melbourne University's Jerry Koliha who taught Assange mathematics back in 2006.
"I expected to be cut off as soon as I mentioned scissors for hands or whatever, but she kept talking to me."
For people with autoimmune diseases, the TPP could make our medication exorbitantly expensive and confine us to a life of pain and isolation.
The WikiLeaks founder remains holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
Other accusations against her include disrespect, and using expired toothpaste.
Getting your appeal thrown out by a country's Supreme Court sounds pretty final, but the Wikileaks founder has ways to continue fighting the accusations of rape and sexual assault that have dogged him for years.
The distinction may be the thing that keeps three WikiLeaks employees out of prison.
We spend so much of our time trying to hack and subvert and work around the systems that make up the world, but should we be trying to change them for the better instead?
I talked to Jon Karlung, the chairman of the company that looks after the leak-ennabling activist organziation's data, about his fight for online freedom.
Days before the New Zealand election the government has been accused of knowing that citizens were under mass surveillance.
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On May 14, a leader of Brazil's Landless Workers' Movement met with Julian Assange in London's Ecuadorian embassy to discuss ways in which Latin American social movements could assist Wikileaks. The leader told Assange, "If you need asylum in Brazil, we o…
Yesterday, Glenn Greenwald and The Intercept revealed the names of four out of five countries that the NSA is collecting the phone calls of using a program called MYSTIC. Now, Wikileaks is threatening to release the name of the fifth country in question.
Twitter might have turned Turkey's prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, into a TV villain, but it's not going to end his political career.
On my vacation to the Bahamas, I took a tour of a Nassau zoo. I thought I would be seeing flamingos, but my tour guide had only one focus: Anna Nicole Smith and her paternity suit that rocked the Bahamas, bringing the nation's government to its knees.
Jacob Appelbaum has been called the "most dangerous man in cyberspace." But he's not, and it's a label that pisses him off. In reality, Appelbaum is a renowned cybersecurity expert who happens to be one of the developers for the Tor Project and a Julian A…
I didn't know who Chelsea Manning was until she told everyone yesterday. The trans* community (the asterisk stands for all kinds of queer, including those like mine which lie outside of the gender binary) is a smallish and semi-tightly-knit community. Fro…
The world-famous whistleblower formerly known as Bradley Manning just announced that she would now like to live as a woman and be referred to as "she." As she petitions Barack Obama for a pardon, writers and activists are dealing with some pronoun confusi…
I hung out at a Manhattan fundraiser for Brown and Hammond and listened to lawyers involved with WikiLeaks and Anonymous talk about the impact of internet activism and pushback from authorities.
I've spent the last year or so in a federal lock-up awaiting trial on charges that have been duly analyzed elsewhere. Long story short: I'm facing decades in prison. This i…