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WikiLeaks Ceases Publishing Operation in order to Fundraise

by Matthew L. Schafer It may not be the end of the show yet, but it is definitely an intermission.  On Monday, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange formally announced that WikiLeaks would cease publishing in order to pursue fundraising.  In a statement, WikiLeaks … Continue reading

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NPR Fesses Up to WikiLeaks’ Coverage Blunder, Now It’s Everyone Else’s Turn

by Matthew L. Schafer Today, NPR issued a correction relating to its coverage of the WikiLeaks’ saga.  NPR’s correction reads: In recent weeks, NPR hosts, reporters and guests have incorrectly said or implied that WikiLeaks recently has disclosed or released … Continue reading

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Wikileaks Has Changed Journalism, But It Didn’t Do It Alone

by Matthew L. Schafer “The greatest danger in this country today is not the release of these documents, but the secrecy, the deception, the politics, the manipulation which is undermining the confidence of the American people in both political parties.”  … Continue reading

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