Julian Assange

Pardon Me? Rep. Rohrabacher’s Curious Visit With Assange

Iconoclastic Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher confirmed that he had met Wednesday with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who still remains in …

Conservative View

Calls for FBI investigate to Dana Rohrabacher’s meeting with Julian Assange grow

More evidence reveals how Julian Assange is a tool of Vladimir Putin<p>Just to be clear, I am an advocate of political and corporate transparency. So too, I would imagine, are many of Julian Assange’s supporters.<p>Do you know who doesn’t support transparency, though? Julian Assange.<p>Sure, he supports …

Liberal View

Week 13: Hounded on All Sides, a Cornered President Snarls

The Friday Cover<p>The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning.<p>While Mueller pokes his cage, Trump plays guard dog to Confederate culture and heritage.<p>If and when the American Kennel Club gets around to assigning a new breed for dogs …

Politics

Julian Assange Turned Down Dirt On Russia

According to a newly released Foreign Policy report, leaked communications show Wikileaks declined to release a cache of hacked Russian documents in …

Foreign Policy

Congrats to Julian Assange for getting that coveted Donald Trump Jr. Twitter follow

This morning the very helpful Twitter bot “TrumpAlert” informed us that President Trump’s son Donald Trump Jr. has followed Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on Twitter. There’s a lot to unpack here.<p><b>Why would a member of Trump’s family follow Assange now? Well, it just so happens that Republican</b> …

Donald Trump

Is Trump going to pardon Julian Assange?

10:41 p.m. ET<p>The U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet said at least 10 sailors are missing and five others hurt after the guided-missile destroyer <i>USS John S. McCain</i> …

Foreign Policy

Julian Assange tells Dana Rohrabacher: WikiLeaks wants White House press passes

WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange told Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, California Republican, that his antisecrecy website wants a regular seat in the White …

National Security Agency (NSA)

While You Weren’t Looking: 5 stories from the week that don’t make moral equivalencies

This week, the greater part of the nation watched in horror and shock as the president of the United States failed to adequately condemn the acts of …

Transportation

California politics updates: Rohrabacher says he'll take info he learned from Julian Assange back to President Trump

This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:<p>Lin-Manuel Miranda will take his 'Hamilton' fame to a meeting with students with Rep. Tony Cardenas Thursday<br>• Republican congressmen have been speaking out Charlottesville …

Beverly Hills

Rohrabacher: Assange Info Will Have ‘Earth-Shattering Political Impact’

California congressman met with Wikileaks founder in London<p>Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher met with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who the …

Politics

EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Rohrabacher Says Assange Could Be Pardoned For Info About DNC Leak Source

'Information that will be of dramatic importance'

National Security Agency (NSA)

Political opponent wants FBI to investigate Rohrabacher in wake of Assange meeting

Harley Rouda, a Democrat running against Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) in 2018, has asked the FBI to probe the Republican congressman’s “political and financial ties to Russia” after Rohrabacher met with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.<p>It’s actually the second letter Rouda has written to the …

Politics

3 Questions About A Pro-Russia Congressman's Meeting With Julian Assange

A member of Congress who's one of the staunchest defenders of Russia in American politics met with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in London on Wednesday.<p>Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., spent around three hours with Assange talking at the Ecuadorean Embassy there, where Assange sought refuge in …

Politics

WikiLeaks refused 68 GB of incriminating intel on Kremlin while focusing on Hillary Clinton: report

The bizarre links between WikiLeaks and President Donald Trump got even stranger on Thursday. According to a report by Foreign Policy, the …

WikiLeaks

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Friday.<p><b>1. Business Insider spoke with fired Google engineer James Damore, who compared being conservative at the firm to "being gay in the 1950s."</b> He also claimed the memo which got him fired "empowered" women.<p><b>2. Former Uber chief executive</b> …

Andy Rubin

'Putin's favorite congressman' met with Julian Assange — and 'plans to divulge' details to Trump

California Rep. Dana Rohrabacher visited WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London this week, his office confirmed in a statement on Thursday morning.<p>The meeting, which was first reported by conservative news outlet The Daily Caller, lasted about "three hours," according …

Russia

Bannon’s Time Is Up

There is no reason for conservatives to be upset about the coming purge of Steve Bannon.

Donald Trump

“We’ve Found Our New Iraq — It’s Venezuela”, CIA Head “Accidentally Reveals CIA’s Crimes”: Julian Assange

<i>The Australian journalist affirmed that the United States have found a new Iraq in Venezuela, referring to the illegal, unfounded and multilateral</i> …

Propaganda

Assange Reportedly Willing to Deliver Proof Russia Didn’t Hack DNC In Exchange For WH Press Credentials

Yesterday, <b>Rep. Dana Rohrabacher</b> (R-CA) met with WikiLeaks founder <b>Julian Assange</b> in London and discussed the site’s involvement in the 2016 …

Donald Trump

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Hello! Here's what you need to know on Friday.<p><b>1. ISIS has claimed responsibility for a terror attack in Barcelona which left 16 dead, at least 100 injured</b>. Among the injured are 26 French citizens and four Australians, while another remains missing. Two suspects have been arrested over the …

Joseph Dunford

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange meets with Republican lawmaker, promises specific details on DNC leak soon

Representative Dana Rohrabacher said he had 'specific' information to convey directly to President Trump.<p>WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange met with a …

National Security Agency (NSA)

The Washington Post Attacks The Nation For Intellectual Honesty

Disobedient Media has previously reported on the Guccifer 2.0 persona as analyzed by Adam Carter, and the NGP-VAN metadata analysis performed by The …

Journalism

California politics updates: Assembly Republicans are being asked to switch leaders, a new plan to split California into three states

This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:<p>Leaders of the California Republican Party are asking GOP members of the Assembly to oust their leader, Chad Mayes.<br>• A Silicon Valley venture capitalist whose effort to carve …

U.S. Politics

GOP Congressman Met With Julian Assange

Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher met for three hours with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London where Assange lives. “Our three-hour meeting covered a wide array of issues, including the WikiLeaks exposure of the DNC emails during last year's presidential …

Propaganda

Oliver Stone on Julian Assange and Edward Snowden (Video) - Truthdig: Expert Reporting, Current News, Provocative Columnists

<i>Editor’s note: The following video is a clip from a 19-part series filmed at a Truthdig and KPFK co-sponsored event in Los Angeles recently. The</i> …

Liberal View

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher will consult Trump before giving public Julian Assange information

A congressman who met with Julian Assange this week says he will brief President Trump on information from the WikiLeaks publisher about last year's …

AUSTRALIAN STOCKS SLUMP BUT END THE WEEK AHEAD: Here's what you need to know

Australian shares closed the session lower but ended the week well ahead.<p>Today’s scoreboard:<p>ASX 200: 5,747.10 -32.11 -0.56%<br>• All Ordinaries: 5,798.50 -28.75 -0.49%<br>• AUD/USD: 0.7889 +0.0003 +0.04%<p>The ASX200 was almost 1% higher after a strong showing earlier in the week.<p>Today the local market fell hard …

Markets

Julian Assange: software developer, whistleblower ... and ‘edgewalker’?

A friend of the WikiLeaks founder has said that he describes himself using the term, coined in a book about people on the ‘cutting edge of human evolution’<p><b>Name:</b> Edgewalkers.<p><b>Age:</b> 11.<p><b>Appearance:</b> In this case, blond, translucent skin, in need of fresh air.<p><b>Sounds like someone we know well.</b> Yes, it’s …

UK News

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher meets with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange: Report

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., had a meeting Wednesday with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in London at the Ecuadorian Embassy, according to a …

National Security Agency (NSA)

Assange Just Hammered America’s Hypocrisy of Selective Outrage Over US-Support of Neo-Nazis

In a series of tweets, Julian Assange exposed the blatant hypocrisy of America's selective outrage when their government supports terrorists and …

Racism