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Razer: Four Corners put political candour to death last night

Helen Razer October 17, 2017 66 Comments

Sarah Ferguson's "interrogation" of Hillary Clinton on Four Corners last night marks a watershed moment (not in a good way) for political journalism.

Rundle: Fairfax smells a WikiLeaks conspiracy in Catalan referendum, surprise, surprise

Guy Rundle September 29, 2017 1 Comment

STOP PRESS! WikiLeaks has run a campaign on Catalan independence, at a crucial point ... just as it has run campaigns during other elections and referendums.

Wolf: Assange is a feminist-baiting techbro douchebag (and I’m done with his bullshit)

Crikey September 5, 2017 24 Comments

Look, you may ask why on earth I’d care what some silly man stuck in an Ecuadorean embassy has to say about women’s rights, but once upon a time I was a rather strident supporter of WikiLeaks, writes freelance journalist Asher Wolf.

Razer: criticising Assange for his admittedly shit takes on feminism misses the point

Helen Razer September 5, 2017 38 Comments

It is true that Assange has lately shown himself to be an unscholarly, unverified baby about the matter of my sex. But for Christ's sake, there's more important things happening here.

Rundle: more bollocks broadcast about WikiLeaks

Guy Rundle August 18, 2017 20 Comments

Another day, another WikiLeaks beat up. Guy Rundle dissects the latest headline which cried conspiracy.

Rundle: why Australia must advocate for Assange to be set free

Guy Rundle May 22, 2017 22 Comments

Ecuador has granted Julian Assange's asylum, the UK must honour that, and Australia must see that they do. Because no matter your opinion on the man or his recent political choices, the whole Swedish investigation has been a stitch-up from the start.

Swedish prosecutors dump case against Julian Assange

Bernard Keane May 19, 2017 3 Comments

Finally forced to interview Julian Assange over sexual assault claims, Swedish prosecutors have abandoned their pursuit of the Australian publisher.

Julian Assange’s lawyer responds: yes, he would hand himself in

Crikey January 24, 2017 5 Comments

Julian Assange's lawyer responds to Crikey writer Michael Bradley and says yes, Assange would have turned himself in to save Chelsea Manning.

Why Julian Assange won’t give himself up to the Americans

Michael Bradley January 20, 2017 20 Comments

Is Julian Assange's long stint in the Ecuadorian embassy a martyr's travail or a narcissist's temper tantrum?

The Spectator hearts Julian Assange

Crikey January 19, 2017 1 Comment

Things change.