Julian Assange

Evidence is mounting that Russia took 4 clear paths to meddle in the US election

It was September 2015 when the FBI first noticed that Russian hackers had infiltrated a computer system belonging to the Democratic National Committee.<p>It was the first sign that Moscow was attempting to meddle in the presidential election.<p>Nearly a year later, further reporting and testimony from …

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Who the Russia investigators are talking to

Congress and Special Counsel Robert Mueller are looking into Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election. Here's who they're talking to, …

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The Post’s new findings in Russia’s bold campaign to influence the U.S. election

February<p>Clinton in the lead<p>Feb. 1<p>Democrat Hillary Clinton wins the Iowa caucuses but edges Bernie Sanders by the smallest margin in history. Most Democrats still agree Clinton can win in November.<p>Read more<p>Feb. 1<p>Republican Donald Trump finishes second in the Iowa caucuses, just behind Ted Cruz. A …

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Pamela Anderson Is Using Vegan Food to Help Free Boyfriend Julian Assange

Yes, you read that right. Plus, more food news to know this week.<p>Here’s a wild story about Pamela Anderson, the President of France, and Julian Assange<p>This one is a doozy, and kind of reads like Mad Libs: 2017 Edition, so let me break it down for you:<p>Actress and activist Pamela Anderson is opening …

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UK and Ecuador working on Assange escape mechanism

Ecuador's foreign minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa says the country is working with the UK to find a way for Julian Assange to leave its …

Freedom for Assange? UK ‘wants way out’ for Wikileaks founder after five years at embassy

GETTYJulian Assange has been living at the Ecuador embassy since 2012<p>The whistleblower has spent five years holed up in London’s Ecuadorian embassy …

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Odd couple

<b>This week's question:</b> Former <i>Baywatch</i> star Pamela Anderson recently posted a passionate online love letter to Julian Assange, gushing that the …

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Ecuador foreign minister says UK wants a solution to Assange standoff

QUITO (Reuters) - Britain is interested in finding a solution to the standoff that has led to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange being holed up in Ecuador's London embassy for five years, the foreign minister of the South American country said on Thursday.<p>In May, Sweden dropped an investigation into …

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Bravery, courage, strength – why Pamela Anderson thinks that Julian Assange is sexy

The former Baywatch star is in amorous mode online as she extols the virtues of her WikiLeaks hunk<p>“What is the sexiest quality in a man?” asks Pamela Anderson in a blog which starts like a 90s fragrance advert, but which you know will end in the conclusion that there is nothing hotter than skipping …

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War damage to mind and body

Emily Mayhew and Lynne Jones examine close up the physical and psychological scars of war<p>One of the most pitiful sights in conflict areas is the local prosthetics store, with its rows of artificial limbs, sized from adult down to tiny child. A poignant reminder that, whether fleeing a war or …

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The scariest WikiLeaks release yet? Files reveal how CIA infiltrates off-grid computers

Air-gapped computers are not connected to the web - but they can still be hacked.<p>In a batch of secret documents published online this week (22 June), …

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Wikileaks Attempts To Bully Wikileaks Documentary With C&D Notices

The history of Wikileaks and its founder Julian Assange is a tortured one, to be sure. Once the darling of the left for exposing important misdeeds …

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Wikileaks: CIA Stuxnet-Like Attacks Hacked Unconnected PCs Via USB

The latest release from the Wikileaks Vault7 files, widely believed to contain details on the hacking techniques of the CIA, has revealed malware aimed at infecting so-called “air-gapped” PCs, those computers not connected to the internet, using USB sticks. The hacks exposed by Julian Assange’s …

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PAPER TRAIL: Julian Assange’s contradictions; Zadie Smith on being biracial in America

The New York Times has hired Kathleen Kingsbury as deputy editorial page editor. Kingsbury was most recently the digital managing editor at the …

The Nihilism of Julian Assange

Risk<p>a documentary film directed by Laura Poitras<p>About forty minutes into <i>Risk</i>, Laura Poitras’s messy documentary portrait of Julian Assange, the …

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Pamela Anderson Has A Plan To Free Boyfriend Julian Assange And It Involves Opening A Vegan Restaurant

Pamela Anderson has always had a soft spot for animals, partnering with PETA for animal rights and the promoting of vegetarian values, and now she is putting the commitment to those causes behind a business decision. Together with Chef Christophe Leroy, Anderson will be opening a vegan restaurant …

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Julian Assange: Five years without sunlight

A computer, a treadmill, a cat - Julian Assange does not have many diversions. The WikiLeaks founder has been holed up at the Ecuadorean Embassy in …

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Pamela Anderson Finds Julian Assange So Sexy It Hurts

This week, in unbelievably strange bedfellows...<p>Pamela Anderson, she of the slow-motion running on the beach, has penned a rather articulate blog …

Pamela Anderson

Julian Assange cancels planned 'special announcement'

WikiLeaks founder had scheduled press conference at Ecuadorian embassy to mark five years since he claimed asylum<p>The WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, has abruptly cancelled a press conference at which he had planned to make a “special announcement”.<p>Journalists and supporters had gathered under a …

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Julian Assange cancels announcement from Ecuadorian Embassy balcony following legal advice

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has cancelled his planned appearance from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London on legal advice. Scores of …

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Pam Anderson Continues to Insist Upon Sexiness, Bravery of Man Hiding in Ecuadorian Embassy With His Cat

Late last week, Pamela Anderson released yet another impassioned missive extolling the supposed virtues of sun-starved WikiLeaks founder Julian …

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Pamela Anderson explains why Julian Assange is the sexist man alive

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may not have been able to make a big announcement Monday — perhaps having to do with him finally being able to end …

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Theresa May branded 'worst PM in living memory' - by Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson, the model, actress and campaigner perhaps best known for her epoch-defining performance as CJ Parker in Baywatch, has hit out at British Prime Minister Theresa May in a scathing blogpost on her website.<p>Describing Mrs May as being "on her last legs," the star lashes out at the PM …

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Assange defers balcony announcement

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has put off a "special announcement" from the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London following agreement on a …

Don’t fall for it — Apple, Netflix and the other big-name tech stocks are just playing dead

FAANG, FANG, FAAMG, OMG!... whatever your favorite tech acronym, it’s been a tough slog lately for the darlings of the stock market.<p>Since banging out a record high on June 8, the Nasdaq COMP, +0.04% is down almost 3%, hobbled by declines in juggernauts like Netflix NFLX, -0.09% Apple AAPL, -0.16% …

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Wikileaks - Choose Your Side of the Barricade

Today Julian reaches precisely five years of incarceration in the Ecuadorean Embassy and I am on the train down to London for events to mark the …

Pamela Anderson writes love letter to Julian Assange

Pamela Anderson has penned an online love letter to Julian Assange, branding Theresa May the “worst prime minister in living memory” and calling for …

Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson calls Theresa May ‘the worst prime minister in history’

If there’s one thing we can say about Pamela Anderson, it’s that the woman does not mince her words.<p>Fears for Jeremy McConnell after he is discovered …

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Julian Assange and WikiLeaks Accused of Censorship by ‘Risk’ Documentarian Laura Poitras

She and the film's producers say they've received legal threats over the film's release.<p>More than a month after “Risk” was released in theaters, the …

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The Secret Life by Andrew O'Hagan: The ghost writer, the digital age, and three very mysterious men

The headline-grabber in this collection of three bits of journalism by the novelist Andrew O’Hagan is his account of working as a ghostwriter on the (ultimately abandoned) autobiography of Julian Assange. “The people I write about,” says O’Hagan in his foreword, “tend to inhabit a reality that they …

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