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US Air Force Blocks Sites That Post Leaked Cables

The Chinese block stuff that the rest of the world can read, too. From the NYT: When Air Force personnel on the service’s computer network try to view the Web sites of The Times, the British newspaper The Guardian, the German magazine Der Spiegel, the Spanish newspaper El País and the French newspaper Le […]
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A Week in the Life of Julian Assange

All things considered, it’s difficult to imagine that any organization, and by default, its face, has ever had such a week. International affairs and diplomacy is now officially in the uncharted waters of ‘pre’ and ‘post’ wikileaks,  and there’s no turning back. Glenn Greewald summarizes via Democracy Now:…
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Balkans Cablegate #2 – getting the story right (?)

[Updated 19:00] If was good to see Slovenia get its fleeting 15 minutes of Wikileaks fame in the cablegate maelstrom over the past 36 hours, even if just in passing. But the thrust of the story, in this case as an example of Washington’s wheeling and dealing in relocating Guantanamo detainees, wasn’t quite correct. At […]
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