Wikileaks Open Thread: Julian Assanges Yoghurt-Ad
– Julian Assanges erstes Testimonial für eine australische Joghurt-Marke. Angeblich soll die Anzeige wirklich echt sein. (via Copyranter)
– Schöner Artikel vom Sydney Morning Herald über Julian Assange: The geek who shook the world: „The journalist Suelette Dreyfus collaborated qlwith Julian Assange to create Underground, a 1997 book about hackers in Australia and around the globe. Here she reveals the inside story on Assange, the geek who founded WikiLeaks and became the scourge of world governments.“ (Danke Hida!)
– Forbes über die Wikileaks-Copycats, die auf der ganzen Welt aus dem Boden gestampft werden: Here Come The WikiLeaks Copycats: IndoLeaks, BrusselsLeaks And BalkanLeaks: „Last Thursday, a group of former European Union officials and journalists launched a site they’ve called BrusselsLeaks, focused on obtaining and publishing leaked internal information about the backroom dealings and secrets of the E.U. The Bulgarian newspaper The Sofia Echo reported on Saturday that a Bulgarian expat in Paris has set up BalkanLeaks, a WikiLeaks-modeled site that declares that “the Balkans are not keeping secrets anymore.” WikiLeaks itself pointed on Sunday in its Twitter feed to IndoLeaks.org, a whistle-blowing site that has already published revealing documents from the country’s Suharto administration, though it seems to have since been brought down temporarily by technical glitches.“ (via tywkiwdbi)
– Michael Moore will die Kaution von Assange bezahlen und Hardware stellen, um WikiLeaks am Leben zu erhalten: Why I’m Posting Bail Money for Julian Assange.
Yesterday, in the Westminster Magistrates Court in London, the lawyers for WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange presented to the judge a document from me stating that I have put up $20,000 of my own money to help bail Mr. Assange out of jail.
Furthermore, I am publicly offering the assistance of my website, my servers, my domain names and anything else I can do to keep WikiLeaks alive and thriving as it continues its work to expose the crimes that were concocted in secret and carried out in our name and with our tax dollars.