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Old 13th Jan 2011, 0:03   #61
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Twitter Fights The Man

http://www.truthdig.com/eartothegrou..._man_20110112/

I had also wondered whether the same information has been demanded of Facebook.
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Old 26th Jan 2011, 19:58   #62
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For those who are up to it (the post is very long), this week's NY Times magazine will feature of post about their relationship with Assange. As someone who supervised an international news agency, I can say that I think Bill Keller does an excellent job in this piece. I am not sure how much people will learn from it, but it is an important part of the historical record.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/30/ma...eaks-t.html?hp
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Old 1st Feb 2011, 6:50   #63
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This is a well written piece. However, it does reek of butt-covering and self-justification. Can't say I blame the New York Times. If the U.S drag out ancient legislation to prosecute Assange, they will be equally as vulnerable. You won't read something like this article in the Guardian. Rather, you can read this, a much more balanced account, less solipsistic:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011...lan-rusbridger

(really with I knew how to do the link thing properly)
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