Assange's Extradition Case: Critical Moment for the Anti-war Movement
Date Written: 19/02/2020
Year Published: 2020
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX24025
While media have become stenographers to power and have long betrayed ordinary people, WikiLeaks has defended the publics right to know by publishing more than 10 million documents, with a pristine record of accuracy exposing human rights abuses, government spying and war crimes on an unprecedented scale. By bringing truth to the public, the whistleblowing site transformed the Fourth Estate into becoming a powerful vehicle for peace-making.