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Jeff Sessions Won’t Say If WikiLeaks Charges Open Up News Organizations to Prosecution

Attorney General Jeff Sessions declined to comment Friday when asked whether prosecuting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would also open up news organizations to prosecution. “That’s speculative and I’m not able to comment on that,” Sessions told CNN when asked specifically whether places like CNN or the New York Times would be vulnerable to prosecution. 

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Anarchist

Alleged Russian hacker arrested in Spain at US request

By Aritz Parra and Raphael Satter | AP

MADRID — An alleged Russian hacker has been detained in Spain at the request of American authorities, an arrest that set cybersecurity circles abuzz after a Russian broadcaster raised the possibility it was linked to the U.S. 359 more words

Insurrectionary

Forget VPN's for private browsing, get involved with TOR

Recently President Trump reversed a privacy law that was introduced in the last administration, that prevented Internet Service Providers (ISP’s) from selling your data to advertisers. 453 more words

Privacy

Net Neutrality Is Trump’s Next Target, Administration Says

By STEVE LOHR

The Trump administration served notice on Thursday that its next move to deregulate broadband internet service companies would be to jettison the Obama administration’s… 712 more words

Freedom Of Speech

Update. Vault 7: CIA Hacking Tools Revealed

Press Release

Today, Tuesday 7 March 2017, WikiLeaks begins its new series of leaks on the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. Code-named “Vault 7” by WikiLeaks, it is the largest ever publication of confidential documents on the agency. 3,817 more words

Freedom Of Speech

4 People, Including 2 Russian Security Officers, Charged in Massive Yahoo Data Breach

(WASHINGTON) — The United States has announced charges against two Russian security services officers and two hackers, accusing them of a mega data breach at Yahoo that affected at least a half billion user accounts.

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Activism

Post B: Walk Your City

by Marcella Cheng

In the hustle and bustle of today’s urban world, it is difficult to choose walking over the speed and convenience of cars and transport. 435 more words

Design