Google and Julian Assange Battle It Out on the Page
October 10, 2014
For Julian Assange, Google is all but an arm of the U.S. state department (or, indeed, vice versa).
Would You Feel Differently About Snowden, Greenwald, and Assange If You Knew What They Really Thought?
January 19, 2014
Understanding the real motivations of Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, and Julian Assange.
The American Press Has Never Been More Free Than It Is Today
December 02, 2013
The U.S. government has never prosecuted a newspaper or journalist for publishing classified information, and in recent years even the theoretical legal possibility of doing so has evaporated.
The Woman Behind Wikileaks on What the Biopic Gets Wrong
September 25, 2013
It’s a few weeks before the Wikileaks drama The Fifth Estate goes into wide release, but the film is already making news.
Glenn Greenwald Is Glenn Greenwald, and That's Enough
June 25, 2013
What’s in a name?
Julian Assange Basks in Edward Snowden's Spotlight
June 24, 2013
When Edward Snowden revealed the scope of the National Security Agency’s domestic surveillance programs earlier this month, he seemed more than comfortable speaking for himself.
The Band of Leakers
June 19, 2013
The nominal occasions for a conference call today with “Julian Assange & Whistleblowers” were, obviously, Edward Snowden’s recent leaks; the ongoing Bradley Manning court-martial; and the one-year anniversary of Assange’s “embassy confinement” (h
Is Edward Snowden the Anti–Bradley Manning?
June 10, 2013
For many, the first instinct yesterday upon reading about Edward Snowden, the Guardian and Washington Post’s source on the National Security Agency stories, was to compare him to Bradley Manning, the U.S.