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Assange’s ‘hacking’ indictment the crime of protecting a whistleblower

Assange’s ‘hacking’ indictment the crime of protecting a whistleblower

Julian Assange did what any good journalist should do: minimise his source's chances of being found out. But that is now conspiracy to commit a crime in the eyes of the US government.

I don’t think Assange has done journalism any favours

I don’t think Assange has done journalism any favours

Crikey readers discuss Julian Assange's arrest, election gaffes and Tony Abbott.

If I was an investigative journalist I would be in a panic

If I was an investigative journalist I would be in a panic

Crikey readers discuss the implications of Julian Assange's arrest.

The WikiLeaks arrest is about the journalism, not the journalist

The WikiLeaks arrest is about the journalism, not the journalist

The debate over whether Julian Assange is a journalist or not serves no purpose other than to undercut future press freedom.

The case against Julian Assange

The case against Julian Assange

The US government has just unsealed the charge sheet against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Read it for yourself.

What happens to Assange now?

What happens to Assange now?

Barrister and legal adviser to Julian Assange, Greg Barns, discusses the developments in Assange's case and what's likely to come next.

Assange is in the dock, but it’s investigative journalism on trial

Assange is in the dock, but it’s investigative journalism on trial

On the ground in the UK, Crikey's correspondent-at-large covers Julian Assange's first court appearance in London.

The Guardian’s WikiLeaks ‘expose’ only revealed its own incompetence

The Guardian’s WikiLeaks ‘expose’ only revealed its own incompetence

The Guardian has disgraced itself utterly, and trashed its "facts are sacred" mantra in this, its latest obsessive pursuit of WikiLeaks.

Guardian campaign against WikiLeaks takes another fact-free turn

Guardian campaign against WikiLeaks takes another fact-free turn

The Guardian reckons there's a smoking gun connecting the Trump election campaign and WikiLeaks. Only problem is, its own journalism undermines a claim for which there's no evidence.

Government’s contempt for a free press on display with Assange

Government’s contempt for a free press on display with Assange

The Australian government continues to do and say nothing on Assange, but this is just one of many ongoing attacks on press freedom.