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Marie Colvin: What She Would Have Wanted

6 Comments | Posted 22 February 2012 | 22/02/12 12:08

Anyone who worked with or met Marie Colvin, or consumed her extraordinary output knew she was more than just a great journalist. She was also a huge personality bursting with compassion for the suffering that her reporting showed us. She was a compelling writer with an eye for...

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Assange TV

Posted 24 January 2012 | 24/01/12 17:34

It seems that Julian Assange's love/hate relationship with mainstream media is to continue. He hates (most) mainstream media journalists but loves it when he's their subject. Now he's to get his own TV show.

There is nothing wrong with wanting to be in the limelight and I am sure...

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Should the Latest leak about WikiLeaks Change our View of Julian Assange and his Whistle Blowing Website?

Posted 26 September 2011 | 26/09/11 01:00

Julian Assange may be paranoid, but they are out to get him. The release of the Unauthorised Autobiography by Canongate delivers no new facts, but the tone of this accidental memoir speaks volumes about the personality of the man.

WikiLeaks is a profound challenge to the status quo in...

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