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2014-06-19 16:23:49

GENEVA, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wikileaks release today confirms alarm raised by Public Services International Wikileaks today released secret draft text from the Trades in Services Agreement negotiations that confirms the concerns first raised by the global trade union Public Services International in the recent ground-breaking report 'TISA versus Public Services...

2014-04-10 12:30:34

PARIS, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 17-18, the American Graduate School in Paris (ags.edu [http://bit.ly/MOttKn ]) will host its 9th Annual Conference on the theme of Cyber-Developments in International Relations. Taking place in Paris, the conference will gather academics, graduate students, and professionals from more than a dozen countries to discuss the impact of the Internet and other technologies on the way countries and organizations interact....

Julian Assange Labels NSA As A 'Rogue Agency' During SXSW Speech
2014-03-10 09:04:55

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Speaking via Skype to the attendees of the SXSW conference in Austin, Texas on Saturday, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange said that the US National Security Agency (NSA) had become a “rogue agency” and hinted that his document-sharing website could soon be publishing additional unidentified documents. Assange, who has been confined to the Ecuadorian embassy in London since June 2012, said that a grassroots effort would be the...

Anonymous Hackers Plead Guilty PayPal Attacks
2013-12-09 15:54:29

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Members of the international hacking collective known as Anonymous have pleaded guilty to the December 2010 cyber attack on PayPal. The pleas were entered in a California federal court on Thursday and were announced on Friday by the United States Attorney’s Office in San Francisco. This comes almost a year to the date from when Anonymous member Christopher Weatherford also pleaded guilty to attacking the MasterCard, Visa and PayPal...

Twitter General Counsel Alex Macgillivray Steps Down
2013-08-31 07:32:44

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Alex Macgillivray, Twitter’s top legal executive since September 2009, announced Friday he is leaving the company as the microblogging website creeps closer to a long-anticipated initial public offering. Macgillivray, who Shira Ovide of the Wall Street Journal called “a key voice on government surveillance demands and other policy issues,” explained he would continue to support the social network as an advisor, but that he...

Bradley Manning Found Not Guilty Of Aiding Enemy In WikiLeaks Case
2013-07-30 14:46:32

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The US Army soldier charged with providing classified data to WikiLeaks was found not guilty of aiding the enemy on Tuesday. This was the top charge in a 21-count indictment that could have carried a life sentence. However, PFC Bradley Manning could still find himself behind bars for the rest of his life, as he was convicted on multiple counts including violation of the Espionage Act. Manning had previously confessed to being...

2013-07-02 23:02:48

Freedom of the press and freedom of speech remain a defining piece of our nation's past, present and future. Hudson, WI (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 In honor of America and the First Amendment, Docucopies.com ran a special this week for 15 percent off books and booklets, 20 percent off postcards and labels, and 10 percent off all single jobs over $75. The deal is good til 11:59 p.m. Wed., July 3. Since the birth of our nation, freedom of the press has been a complex subject. Between the...

2013-06-19 23:25:38

In a recent interview on The Costa Report, legendary First Amendment attorney, Floyd Abrams, compared defending Daniel Ellsberg in the Pentagon Papers case to whistleblowers Bradley Manning, who released classified material to Wikileaks, and Edward Snowden, the contractor responsible for making NSA surveillance information available to The Guardian. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 In a recent interview on The Costa Report, legendary First Amendment attorney, Floyd Abrams, compared...

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