Wikileaks Newslinks 10 July 2013

10 July 2013 — williambowles.info

WikiLeaks – a journalism high point: US court-martial witness

Reuters

FORT MEADE, Maryland (Reuters) – WikiLeaks and its model of decentralised leaking of secrets is a high point in journalism history, a Harvard professor testified on Wednesday at the court-martial of a U.S. soldier charged with passing secret documents …

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/07/10/us-usa-wikileaks-manning-idUSBRE9690NZ20130710

 

WikiLeaks says break likely today in Snowden case

USA TODAY

WikiLeaks, which has championed Snowden’s cause since he fled to Hong Kong,

issued a cryptic tweet on Tuesday saying that “the first phase of Edward

Snowden’s ‘Flight of Liberty’ campaign will be launched” on Wednesday.

Guardian columnist Glenn …

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/07/10/edward-snowden-nsa-wikileaks-asylum-leak/2504839/

 

WikiLeaks Leaking Cash After Snowden-Inspired Surge Slows

Bloomberg

WikiLeaks is leaking cash. Donations to the European anti-secrecy website

initially surged after it offered financial support for Edward Snowden, the

former U.S. National Security Agency contractor who revealed secrets about

American surveillance, the …

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-07-09/wikileaks-leaking-cash-after-snowden-inspired-surge-slows.html

 

WikiLeaks: Snowden hasn’t yet formally picked Venezuela

USA TODAY

WikiLeaks says NSA leaker Edward Snowden has not yet formally accepted

asylum in Venezuela, quashing a brief but tantalizing tip from a Russian

lawmaker that Snowden had decided where he plans to go from Moscow.

WikiLeaks, which has provided …

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/07/09/venezuela-confirms-snowden-asylum-request/2501259/

 

WikiLeaks says Snowden has not formally accepted Venezuela asylum

Washington Post

MOSCOW — The WikiLeaks secret-spilling site on Tuesday said NSA leaker

Edward Snowden has not yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela, trying to

put to rest growing confusion over whether he had taken up the country’s

offer. Venezuelan President …

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/ruussian-official-says-snowden-has-accepted-venezuelas-asylum-offer/2013/07/09/491eec60-e8a6-11e2-818e-aa29e855f3ab_story.html

 

WikiLeaks: Snowden has not accepted asylum in Venezuela

Chicago Tribune

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has not

yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela, the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks

said on Tuesday after a Russian lawmaker posted a statement to that effect

on Twitter and then …

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-usa-security-snowden-russia-20130709,0,7771362.story

 

WikiLeaks film reveals all – cinema

euronews

Director Alex Gibney said: “Well there’s a wonderful David and Goliath

quality about WikiLeaks. The idea that a few guys with laptops in their

backpacks can make a huge difference, can suddenly collect these secrets

and then publish them to the world I …

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hYH8Yolw4PA

 

Edward Snowden’s next stop : Venezuela ?

New York Daily News

@wikileaks/via Twitter. The anti-secrecy group have promised to keep the

public informed about Snowden’s whereabouts. The anti-secrecy organization

WikiLeaks, which has aided Snowden since he fled Hong Kong June 23, quickly

shot down the rumor.

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/edward-snowden-stop-venezuela-article-1.1393824

 

WikiLeaks denies Edward Snowden has accepted asylum in Venezuela

ABC Online

WikiLeaks and the US have dismissed reports that fugitive American

intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has accepted Venezuela’s offer of

political asylum. Snowden has been holed up in the transit area of a

Russian airport for weeks, seeking to avoid …

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-07-10/wikileaks-denies-snowden-has-accepted-asylum-in-venezuela/4810234

 

WikiLeaks says Snowden hasn’t yet chosen Venezuela

Zee News

Clarifying on Snowden’s asylum issue, the whistleblower website WikiLeaks

posted on its twitter account a statement saying, “The states concerned

will make the announcement if and when the appropriate time comes. The

announcement will then be …

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/edward-snowden-hasnt-yet-accepted-venezuela-asylu_861169.html

 

WikiLeaks film reveals all

euronews

WikiLeaks was catapulted into the global spotlight when thousands of

confidential documents were released, exposing secrets from governments

around the world. Director Alex Gibney explained the attraction of the

story: “Well there’s a wonderful David …

http://www.euronews.com/2013/07/10/wikileaks-film-reveals-all/

 

Harvard prof testifies WikiLeaks’ image changed after it published material …

Washington Post

FORT MEADE, Md. — An Army private’s leak of classified information to

WikiLeaks changed how the public, the government and traditional news media

perceived the anti-secrecy organization — from a legitimate journalistic

enterprise to a group that …

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/harvard-prof-who-praises-wikileaks-is-star-defense-witness-at-mannings-court-martial/2013/07/10/c0051098-e93c-11e2-818e-aa29e855f3ab_story.html

 

WikiLeaks: Snowden hasn’t accepted asylum in Venezuela

Boston Herald

MOSCOW — WikiLeaks says its fellow secret-spiller, Edward Snowden, hasn’t

yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela. Earlier today, a prominent

Russian lawmaker tweeted that Snowden had, in fact, accepted that offer —

but the posting was deleted a …

http://bostonherald.com/news_opinion/national/2013/07/wikileaks_snowden_hasnt_accepted_asylum_in_venezuela

 

WikiLeaks Denies that Snowden Agreed to Asylum in Venezuela

Naharnet

The WikiLeaks anti-secrecy website said Tuesday that fugitive U.S.

intelligence leaker Edward Snowden had not yet formally accepted asylum in

Venezuela as was claimed by a top Russian lawmaker in a Twitter posting

that later deleted. Pro-Kremlin …

http://www.naharnet.com/stories/en/89852-wikileaks-denies-that-snowden-agreed-to-asylum-in-venezuela

 

WikiLeaks documentary: ‘Julian Assange wanted $1m’

Here Is The City

He’s not the only one: the saga of WikiLeaks, the group’s part in exposing

US atrocities in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the subsequent sexual charges

levelled at Assange, is one of the biggest of our era. It’s a real-life,

21st-century spy thriller full …

http://hereisthecity.com/2013/07/10/wikileaks-documentary-julian-assange-wanted-1m/

 

WikiLeaks Denies Edward Snowden Asylum Offer

Orange UK News

WikiLeaks has denied a claim from a Russian politician that US intelligence

whistleblower Edward Snowden has accepted an offer of political asylum from

Venezuela. The open information group said in a statement on their Twitter

account: “Edward Snowden …

http://web.orange.co.uk/article/news/edward_snowden_accepts_political_asylum_offer

 

WikiLeaks: Snowden has not yet accepted Venezuela asylum offer

Interfax

WikiLeaks says former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden had not

yet formally accepted Venezuela’s offer of political asylum. It was

reported earlier that Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro had offered

asylum to Snowden. Maduro’s offer …

http://en.interfax.com.ua/news/general/160101.html

 

Pentagon saw WikiLeaks as journalistic site – trial witness

The Star Online

FORT MEADE, Maryland (Reuters) – The U.S. military viewed anti-secrecy

website WikiLeaks as a news gathering operation before Private First Class

Bradley Manning leaked a trove of classified files to it, a Harvard

professor testified at Manning’s …

http://www.thestar.com.my/News/World/2013/07/11/Pentagon-saw-WikiLeaks-as-journalistic-site–trial-witness.aspx

 

‘ We Steal Secrets , ‘ WikiLeaks Documentary Lacks The Support of Julian Assange

Contactmusic.com

It was only a matter of time before the story of Julian Assange and

WikiLeaks got adapted for the big screen. The idea of one man taking on the

world’s government with the aid of thousands of anonymous informers seems

to capture the zeitgeist of the …

http://www.contactmusic.com/news/we-steal-secrets-the-first-wikileaks-documentary-lacks-the-support-of-julian-assange_3753888

 

WikiLeaks denies Snowden has accepted Venzuela’s offer for asylum

allvoices

Anti-secrecy group, WikiLeaks, said on its Twitter feed Tuesday that the

former US spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has not yet formally

accepted asylum in Venezuela. The response by WikiLeaks comes after a

Russian lawmaker tweeted that …

http://www.allvoices.com/contributed-news/14957616-wikileaks-denies-snowden-has-accepted-venzuelas-offer-for-asylum

 

Confusion over Snowden status as WikiLeaks refutes Venezuela asylum claim

Fox News

WikiLeaks, the whistle-blower group that is advising the fugitive NSA

leaker, now says that Snowden has “not yet formally accepted” an offer of

asylum from Venezuela — despite a claim by a senior Russian official

earlier in the day that he had. “The …

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/07/09/russian-official-snowden-accepts-venezuela-offer-asylum/

 

Harvard prof who praises WikiLeaks is star defense witness at Manning’s court …

Fox News

FORT MEADE, Md. – A Harvard law professor is taking center stage in the

court-martial of an Army private who gave classified information to

WikiLeaks. Yochai Benkler is the star defense witness Wednesday in the

trial of Pfc. Bradley Manning at Fort …

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2013/07/10/harvard-prof-who-praises-wikileaks-is-star-defense-witness-at-manning-court/

 

After tweet fiasco, WikiLeaks says Edward Snowden hasn’t accepted Venezuela …

Financial Express

US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has not yet accepted an offer of

asylum in Venezuela, the WikiLeaks website said today, after a Russian

lawmaker sparked confusion over the American’s status. Alexei Pushkov, head

of the Russian lower house of …

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/after-tweet-fiasco-wikileaks-says-edward-snowden-hasnt-accepted-venezuela-asylum/1139638

 

Is Snowden ready to take flight? WikiLeaks hints at next move

CNN

(CNN) — As speculation grows over Edward Snowden’s path to freedom,

WikiLeaks teased that his “flight of liberty” campaign starts Wednesday,

promising further details. But so far, WikiLeaks has not lived up to the

Twitter promise to provide more details.

http://www.cnn.com/2013/07/10/world/americas/nsa-snowden-venezuela/

 

Harvard prof who praises WikiLeaks is likely last defense witness at Manning’s …

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Benkler has praised WikiLeaks as a new kind of journalistic enterprise. He

wrote in a 2001 International Journal of Communications article that the

prosecution of Manning is part of a broader, uncoordinated attack on

WikiLeaks aimed at crippling the …

http://www.startribune.com/politics/national/214869561.html

 

Washington Post’s WikiLeaks/Snowden/Greenwald Conspiracy Theory

FAIR (blog)

Then Pincus wonders: “Was he encouraged or directed by WikiLeaks personnel

or others to take the job as part of a broader plan to expose NSA

operations to selected journalists?” That could be, since he seems to think

it’s happened before: In the case …

http://www.fair.org/blog/2013/07/09/washington-posts-wikileakssnowdengreenwald-conspiracy-theory/

 

Soldier’s defense rests in Wikileaks trial

USA TODAY

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — The defense has rested its case in the

court-martial of Pfc. Bradley Manning, who leaked loads of classified

information to the website WikiLeaks. Lawyers for the soldier rested their

case Wednesday. Manning is contesting 21 …

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/07/10/wikileaks-case-rests/2506199/

 

Soldier’s defense team rests in WikiLeaks trial

WBRC

Pfc. Bradley Manning’s defense rested its case Wednesday after presenting

evidence from 10 witnesses, hoping to prove the loads of material the

soldier gave to WikiLeaks did not threaten national security or U.S….More

. Pfc. Bradley Manning’s …

http://www.myfoxal.com/story/22807079/soldiers-defense-team-rests-in-wikileaks-trial

 

WikiLeaks rejects Russian lawmaker’s claims of Snowden accepting Venezuela …

Zeibiz

Moscow, Russian Federation (4E) – Just minutes after top Russian lawmaker

Alexei Pushkov in a message on Twitter claimed that fugitive US

intelligence leaker Edward Snowden accepted Venezuela’s asylum offer,

anti-secrecy website, WikiLeaks, …

http://www.zeibiz.com/2013/07/wikileaks-rejects-russian-lawmakers-claims-of-snowden-accepting-venezuela-asylum/

 

Wikileaks: Snowden Has Not Formally Accepted Asylum Anywhere Yet

TPM

Edward Snowden, the source of National Security Agency leaks, has not

formally accepted Venezuela’s offer of political asylum, nor asylum from

any country, WikiLeaks tweeted Tuesday afternoon. This contradicts earlier

reporting centered around a …

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/wikileaks-snowden-has-not-formally-accepted-asylum-anywhere

 

Ecuador censures the British on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

Press TV

Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino has criticized British

authorities for not allowing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to leave the

Ecuadorian Embassy in London. Patino said in an interview that British

officials were “making a big mistake” by …

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2013/07/10/313170/ecuador-censures-the-british-on-assange/

 

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

The Arts Desk

The story you think you know slides beneath your feet in this rigorous

investigation of Julian Assange and Bradley Manning. “I’m a combative

person,” WikiLeaks’ founder says, setting out his motives. “I like crushing

bastards.” Director Alex Gibney’s …

http://www.theartsdesk.com/film/we-steal-secrets-story-wikileaks

 

We Steal Secrets: the Story of WikiLeaks – watch the trailer

The Guardian

Alex Gibney leads the charge on the army of WikiLeaks films in the works.

Gibney’s documentary tracks WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s rise from a

Melbourne hacker to international hacktivist icon after he supplied the

Guardian, the New York Times …

http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/video/2013/jul/09/we-steal-secrets-the-story-of-wikileaks-trailer

 

Raw: Manning arrives for Wikileaks hearing

Windsor Star

Report. Published on Jul 10, 2013. Pfc. Bradley Manning arrived for

questioning for the fourth day of a pretrial hearing at Fort Meade,

Maryland. The Army private is charged with sending hundreds of thousands of

classified documents to WikiLeaks. (Nov …

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKM9puOOFzw

 

Wiki: Snowden Has Not Yet Accepted Asylum in Venezuela

Newsmax.com

WikiLeaks, on its own Twitter feed, said that states involved in deciding

an asylum destination for Snowden, who fled the United States last month,

“will make the announcement if and when the appropriate time comes”. On its

Twitter feed, Wikileaks …

http://www.newsmax.com/Newsfront/wikileaks-snowden-asylum-venezuela/2013/07/09/id/514179

 

Alex Gibney Interview – We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

YouTube

Andrew Jones from HeyUGuys interviews writer / Director Alex Gibney for his

Documentary We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks: “A documentary that

details the creation of Julian Assange’s controversial website, which

facilitated the largest security …

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EAaFSylj2BM

 

Leaked Gitmo ‘baseball cards’ had little value: WikiLeaks trial witness

GlobalPost

FORT MEADE, Maryland (Reuters) – Secret files on Guantanamo Bay detainees

dubbed “baseball cards” that a soldier leaked to WikiLeaks had little value

for U.S. enemies since it was available publicly, the prison’s former top

prosecutor testified at a …

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130709/leaked-gitmo-baseball-cards-had-little-value-wikileaks-trial-wi

 

Harvard prof is star witness at WikiLeaks trial – WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI …

WXOW.com

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) – A Harvard law professor testifying on behalf of an

Army private who leaked classified information is also the last witness the

defense expects to call, the soldier’s civilian attorney has told

supporters. Attorney David Coombs …

http://www.wxow.com/story/22803694/harvard-prof-is-star-witness-at-wikileaks-trial

 

Edward Snowden Asylum In Venezuela? Wikileaks Says ‘No Formal Acceptance …

The Inquisitr

Edward Snowden’s asylum request to Venezuela has been accepted by the

country’s officials, but the NSA leaker has not formally accepted.

Wikileaks on Wednesday said Snowden has “not yet formally accepted” the

offer. The data leaking website made its …

http://www.inquisitr.com/839873/edward-snowden-asylum-in-venezuela-wikileaks-says-no-formal-acceptance-yet/

 

‘We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks’ review

Digital Spy UK

As much two-pronged character study as journalistic document, We Steal

Secrets charts the rise and fall of WikiLeaks founder and ‘face’ Julian

Assange, alongside the smaller and sadder story of former US solider

Bradley Manning, who is currently on …

http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/movies/review/a496505/we-steal-secrets-the-story-of-wikileaks-review.html

 

Whistleblower Edward Snowden ‘ accepts Venezuela’s offer of asylum ‘ ( now he …

Daily Mail

‘Edward Snowden has not yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela,’

Wikileaks, whose British legal researcher Sarah Harrison is assisting

Snowden and travelled to Moscow with him, later said on Twitter. It added:

‘The states concerned will make the …

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2358872/Runaway-spy-Edward-Snowden-formally-accepted-asylum-Venezuela-WikiLeaks-reveals.html

 

WikiLeaks documentarian reveals Assange demanded $1 million for …

By Steve Rose, The Guardian

Alex Gibney’s film We Steal Secrets is the first WikiLeaks documentary out

of the gate – but it nearly didn’t happen. The prolific film-maker talks

Assange, Bradley Manning and paranoia with Steve Rose. Had things worked

out differently, Alex …

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/07/09/wikileaks-documentarian-reveals-assange-demanded-1-million-for-an-interview/

 

Harvard professor says leaks changed WikiLeaks’ image | Maryland …

By Associated Press

An Army private’s leak of classified information to WikiLeaks changed how

the public, the government and traditional news media perceived the

anti-secrecy organization — from a legitimate journalistic enterprise to

a group that supported …

http://thedailyrecord.com/2013/07/10/harvard-professor-says-leaks-changed-wikileaks-image/

 

Snowden has not yet accepted asylum in Venezuela: WikiLeaks …

By FP Staff

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has

not yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela, the anti-secrecy group

WikiLeaks said on Tuesday after a Russian lawmaker posted a statement to

that effect on …

http://www.firstpost.com/world/snowden-has-not-yet-accepted-asylum-in-venezuela-wikileaks-943515.html

 

WIKILEAKS, SCULPTED | More Intelligent Life

WIKILEAKS, SCULPTED. Short Read: for his documentary highlight, Simon

Willis chooses one that takes a huge news story and “chisels out its

essence”.

http://moreintelligentlife.com/content/arts/anonymous/wikileaks

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