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Feb 5, 2016, 6:10pm EST
  • May 23, 2019

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange indicted on 17 counts of violating the Espionage Act

    Assange previously faced one count related to hacking and is facing extradition to the US.

  • April 12, 2019

    The debate over what Julian Assange’s arrest means for freedom of the press, explained

    "This case raises a number of really thorny questions about what it means to be a journalist."

  • April 12, 2019

    Why Ecuador released Julian Assange: rudeness, spying, and poop

    He was the worst houseguest. Seriously. The worst.

  • April 11, 2019

    Trump in 2016: “I love WikiLeaks!” Trump now: “I know nothing about WikiLeaks.”

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested on Thursday morning.

  • April 11, 2019

    Julian Assange has been arrested and faces extradition to the United States

    The Justice Department unsealed an indictment against him for conspiracy to commit computer intrusion.

  • April 11, 2019

    Read the Julian Assange indictment

    We finally know what the WikiLeaks founder has been charged with.

  • April 11, 2019

    Julian Assange helps Laura Poitras tell his complicated story in the revelatory documentary Risk

    The Citizenfour director’s newest film is an unsettling portrait of the controversial organization and its founder, Julian Assange.

  • April 11, 2019

    Watch the moment Julian Assange was arrested in London

    The WikiLeaks founder was arrested in London on Thursday.

  • November 29, 2018

    Jerome Corsi’s new story about WikiLeaks is really hard to buy

    Corsi claims God, not Assange, provided him with foreknowledge of WikiLeaks’ plans. Seriously.

  • November 21, 2018

    Donald Trump’s professions of ignorance about Julian Assange are very hard to believe

    He cited WikiLeaks about five times a day in the final month of the 2016 campaign.

  • November 16, 2018

    What the reported charges against Julian Assange may — and may not — mean

    There could be major implications for freedom of the press.

  • October 19, 2018

    Julian Assange is fighting the Ecuadorian government over a cat

    Worst. Houseguest. Ever.

  • August 8, 2018

    WikiLeaks says the Senate Intel Committee wants Assange to testify on Russia interference

    If that’s true, it’s a big deal.

  • July 13, 2018

    The hacked emails at the center of Mueller’s Russia investigation, explained

    The leaks that plagued the DNC, John Podesta, and others are crucial to the Russian interference probe.

  • November 13, 2017

    Donald Trump Jr.’s leaked private messages to WikiLeaks, explained

    What these Twitter DMs show — and don’t show.

  • June 6, 2017

    He was an ardent WikiLeaks supporter. Then he got to know Julian Assange.

    A conversation with British journalist Andrew O’Hagan, former ghostwriter for Assange.

  • May 19, 2017

    Sweden drops rape charges against Julian Assange — but not because they think he’s innocent

    Assange has spent the past five years hiding out in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, sheltered from extradition.

  • January 6, 2017

    The WikiLeaks-Russia connection started way before the 2016 election

    Julian Assange has a long, long history of ties to Putin’s state.

  • January 4, 2017

    Trump is siding with Julian Assange against the US intelligence community

    Things are getting very, very weird.

  • November 8, 2016

    WikiLeaks just tried to justify its behavior this year in a bizarre Election Day statement

    It’s bullshit.

  • October 20, 2016

    What 20,000 pages of hacked WikiLeaks emails teach us about Hillary Clinton

    Including new and vivid illustrations of some of Clinton’s most serious controversies.

  • October 11, 2016

    Why WikiLeaks hates Hillary Clinton

    Like, really, really hates.

  • February 5, 2016

    Why the UN ruled Julian Assange is being “arbitrarily detained," and why it matters

    Julian Assange says he’s being "detained" by the UK and Sweden. The UN agrees with him.

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