Arkiv for kategorien "Informasjonsfrihet"

Tunisia riots blamed on cables which revealed country’s corruption dubbed First Wikileaks Revolution | Mail Online.

  • President Ben Ali goes into exile after 23 years in power
  • Published US Embassy cables likened President’s family to a Mafia elite
  • Department of State issues travel alert to avoid the north African country
  • Riots have claimed 23 lives so far this week
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    Swiss banker who helped WikiLeaks faces trial – Yahoo! News.

    Secrecy is the problem, not leakers – Opinion – The Sofia Echo.

    WikiLeaks is now at the centre of a global battle between media and those in power but what’s new about what Julian Assange is doing? WikiLeaks is much more than just another journalistic scandal, it is a challenge to the way that power and news media operate in the Internet Age.


    Nå jages Wikileaks-sjefen av Pentagon – VG Nett om Irak.

    VG Nett) Husker du skandalevideoen som viser et amerikansk militærhelikopter skyte ned en gruppe mennesker i Irak? Nå vil Pentagon svært gjerne ha tak i han som publiserte den.


    The Man Who Spilled the Secrets | Politics | Vanity Fair.

    The collaboration between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, the Web’s notorious information anarchist, and some of the world’s most respected news organizations began at The Guardian, a nearly 200-year-old British paper. What followed was a clash of civilizations—and ambitions—as Guardian editors and their colleagues at The New York Times and other media outlets struggled to corral a whistle-blowing stampede amid growing distrust and anger. With Assange detained in the U.K., the author reveals the story behind the headlines.

    February 2011

    Bank of America frykter Wikileaks | Lov og rett | E24.

    Kilder Fastcompany har vært i kontakt med hevder Bank of America har satt opp et eget «krigsrom» for å sette opp strategier for konsekvensene av Wikileaks mulige avsløringer.


    BBC News – Web attacks target human rights sites.

    Human rights groups and campaigners are being hit hard by huge web attacks launched by those opposed to their views, finds research.

    22.12.2010 > Assange-saken vurderes spesielt

    Saturday, 25th December, 2010 > Assange-saken vurderes spesielt.

    Ingen ting er gitt i straffeprosessen mot WikiLeaks-grunnlegger Julian Assange. Både den internasjonale arrestordren og en mulig utlevering til USA vurderes spesielt.



    Thursday, 23rd December, 2010


    UN Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection
    the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression

    Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
    Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression

    Joint Statement On Wikileaks

    December 21, 2010 – In light of ongoing developments related to the release of diplomatic cables by the organization Wikileaks, and the publication of information contained in those cables by mainstream news organizations, the United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Opinion and Expression and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression see fit to recall a number of international legal principles. The rapporteurs call upon States and other relevant actors to keep these principles in mind when responding to the aforementioned developments. > Oppretter lekkasjenettsted for forskere.

    Førsteamanuensis Christian Beck ved Universitetet i Oslo mener norsk pedagogisk forskning er i så dårlig forfatning at han oppretter varslerstedet Pedleaks for å lufte ut.