Category Archives: ACADEMIC

THE WIKILEAKS TAPES – OUT NOW!

THING2THING proudly presents THE WIKILEAKS TAPES, a unique historical collection that provides the ideal background for those who want to know more about Wikileaks. Listen and learn from Professor Noam Chomsky, Daniel Ellsberg, Mary Kostakidis, John Pilger, John Hatton AO, … Continue reading

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DID YOU HAVE ANY IDEA? with Spencer ZIFCAK

“President Rafael Correa, thank you for following my email link. I had the honour of interviewing Spencer Zifcak, Professor of Law and President of Liberty Victoria, on the subject of Julian Assange and Wikileaks. He confirmed my own perceptions that … Continue reading

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DID YOU HAVE ANY IDEA? – with Nozomi HAYASE / RAP NEWS

We Are All We Need by Nozomi Hayase My name is Nozomi Hayase. I am a writer at World Beyond Borders and WikiLeaks Central. I am one of those ordinary people whose life was changed by the Collateral Murder video. … Continue reading

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Jennifer Robinson – The Wikileaks Experience

“The Wikileaks saga raises these questions. At one level it is self-evident that publication of a treasure trove of hitherto secret documents can only boost governmental accountability and transparency. On any view, there is an overwhelming public interest in revealing human rights abuses by governments, whether with claims to be democratic or not. Similarly, there is an overwhelming public interest in disclosing the true basis for major political decisions, particularly those involving armed conflict. It is also true that the dangers of releasing hitherto secret information have been much exaggerated – the grave consequences feared by many governmental agencies have generally not come to pass and certainly there can be no excuse for intimidatory extra-legal tactics directed at the publishers of leaked material and at or those who represent them.” The Hon Acting Justice, Ronald Sackville Continue reading

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Whiskyleaks

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Reality Check… with Noam Chomsky

‎”Fiscal policies such as taxation, rules of corporate governance, deregulation and so on… it does set in motion a viscous cycle, which is getting worse and worse. Walk down the streets in New York and you can see it – … Continue reading

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Occupy Sydney Live

What I discovered from today’s experience (1st day for me, out of The Matrix…) is that Sydney-siders love Anonymous – even the passers-by, who wanted to be photographed with… but had to carry the sign… to relieve my shaking arms… … Continue reading

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When media becomes unmediated…

London July 2, 2011: Julian Assange and Slovenian Philosopher Slavoj Žižek in conversation with Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman. What might have been a confrontation turned into a salute and validation of the unique, “terrorist” role of JA and Wikileaks. [If … Continue reading

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SECRETS – teaser for the doc on Julian Assange / Wikileaks

by Jan Wellmann www.janwellmann.com

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ICELANDIC MODERN MEDIA INITIATIVE

One Government seriously considers protecting freedom of speech… http://immi.is/

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