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Julian Assange’s The World Tomorrow: Slavoj Zizek & David Horowitz (E2)

Slavoj Zizek and David Horowitz are the guests for the second episode of Julian Assange’s interview show, “The World Tomorrow”. “Intellectual superstar” Slavoj Zizek is a philosopher, psychoanalyst and cultural commentator. David Horowitz is a renowned stalwart of hardline conservative American political thought and an unrepentant Zionist. The tone of the conversation between Zizek, Horowitz […]

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BBC – WikiLeaks: The Secret Life of a Superpower

Below is part one and two of the BBC documentary on Wikileaks and the impact behind the scenes in America.  While this documentary does give insight into the American State Departments reaction.  It is also clear that such documentaries are by their nature an attempt by those being interviewed (eg: John Bolton) to reframe the […]

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Decision in Julian Assange Extradition Appeal Postponed: Sweden Created This Standoff, Says Assange Lawyer

Sourced from FDL By: Kevin Gosztola Wednesday July 13, 2011 10:34 am A decision in WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange’s extradition appeal hearing is not expected for three weeks, as the court has reserved judgment whether he should be extradited to Sweden to be questioned for allegedly committing sex crimes. The postponement came as the hearing wrapped up after being […]

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Göran Rudling & Peter Kemp in Conversation about Assange Swedish Extradition Case

Highly recommended overview and analysis of the extradition case: Submitted by Alexa O’Brien on Tue, 07/12/2011 – 21:18 to WL Central On July 10 and 11, WL Central’s Alexa O’Brien moderated a conversation between Göran Rudling, former witness for the defense at the February extradition hearing for Julian Assange, and Peter Kemp, WL Central legal commentator and Australian solicitor. Göran Rudling […]

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Amy Goodman Hosts Discussion With WikiLeaks Editor-In-Chief Julian Assange and Slovenian Philosopher Slavoj Žižek

An inspirational and very entertaining discussion between Julian Assange and Slavoj Zizek, moderated by Amy Goodman. Much has been written about it already, both on twitter and the special blog opened by the Frontline Club (1 , 2) for the occasion. A video of the event:

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Kim Ives & Dan Coughlin on Democracy Now! about latest WikiLeaks docs on Haiti

DemocracyNow.org – Drawing on almost 2,000 classified U.S. diplomatic cables on Haiti released by WikiLeaks, a partnership between The Nation magazine and the Haitian weekly, Haiti Liberté, exposes new details on how Fruit of the Loom, Hanes and Levi’s worked with the United States to block an increase in the minimum wage in the hemisphere’s […]

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The Last Nail – Floor Speech by Ron Paul – May 25 2011

The below speech by Ron Paul, is bold and brilliant and also disturbing when he states without reservation the ‘dictatorial’ powers granted to the President of the United States of America.   Australian citizens and the global citizenry should be as equally concerned as American citizens, over the global exceptionalism granted to the USA, especially […]

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