After Almost 3 Years, Assange Could Finally Be Questioned Over Sex Claims

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK

Swedish prosecutors have made a request to question WikiLeaks' Julian Assange in London as part of their sex crimes investigation, it has been reporte...

WikiLeaks' Chelsea Manning To Start Hormone Treatment In Prison

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK

Chelsea Manning, the whistleblower who leaked classified documents to WikiLeaks, will receive hormone treatment for gender reassignment while in priso...

Clegg And Assange Don't Like Each Other

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg could face legal action following remarks made about WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Speaking on LBC on Thursday, the deputy prime minist...

EXCLUSIVE TRAILER: Now Edward Snowden Tells HIS Side Of The Story

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Edward Snowden will be telling HIS side of the story that governed the headlines on both sides of the Atlantic last year, in a new film set to premier...

Work for the American Government? Listen In

Alastair Sloan | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK
Alastair Sloan

Call me a whistleblowing geek - but I keep a poster of Daniel Ellsberg on the board above my desk. I'm an independent freelance journalist, and in t...

Louise Ridley

Meet The Man Who Is STILL Keeping An Assange Vigil Outside The Embassy | Louise Ridley | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

Jim Curran is one of around 150 supporters of Julian Assange who have kept a vigil outside the Ecuadorian embassy in London for two years, while Assan...

The Funniest Twitter Reactions To Julian Assange's Announcement

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Comedy

He's out! Almost! Yes, Julian Assange announced at a press conference today that he will be leaving the Ecuadorian embassy in London "soon". St ...

Assange's Press Conference Was Possibly The Most Boring Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

He's finally coming out. Julian Assange announced in a press conference he would be leaving the Ecuadorian Embassy "soon", after two years avoiding...

Julian Assange Says He Will Leave Embassy 'Soon'

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK

Julian Assange has said he will leave the Ecuadorian Embassy "soon", after reportedly falling ill in his two years hiding there to avoid arrest and ex...

What's Next for Julian Assange?

Jo Simmons | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Politics
Jo Simmons

Two years after first finding refuge in Ecuador's embassy in London, Julian Assange shows no sign of leaving his adoptive home; and for good reason. With British police on round-the-clock surveillance posted in front of the redbrick building, and with a European Arrest Warrant in his name over allegations of rape in Sweden, Assange has a lot to worry about...

Jessica Elgot

Where In The World Will Julian Assange Be In Five Years Time? | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

On the second anniversary of Julian Assange's dramatic arrival at the Ecuadorian embassy, he shows no sign of leaving. And Britain and Sweden show no ...

Life Inside A Converted Women's Toilet: How Assange Spends HIs Days At The Ecuadorian Embassy

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

It's been two years since the founder of WikiLeaks committed himself to an indefinite sentence inside the Ecuadorian embassy. And he shows no sign of ...

Is Anyone Still Actually Friends With Julian Assange?

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK

Julian Assange has a penchant for spectacular, public fallings out with people he has worked with - from journalists to fellow Wikileakers. The lis...

Refugee for Two Years, 'Suffering' Assange May Be in for Longer Haul

William J. Furney | Posted 16.08.2014 | UK Politics
William J. Furney

Two years on since Assange's self-imprisonment, we ask ourselves where we are. Manning is behind bars; Assange is in self-imposed confinement; WikiLeaks is reduced to the embarrassment of coughing out already available information; and the world has moved on.

WikiLeaks Teases Huge Announcement...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech

WikiLeaks has teased its 2 million Twitter followers ahead of what it calls a statement on the 'future of the internet'. The information network sa...

Jessica Elgot

How Much Has Assange's Embassy Exile Cost Met Police? | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK

Julian Assange's prolonged stay in the Ecuadorian Embassy has cost the Metropolitan Police £5.3million, in the 18 months since he entered the buildin...

Benedict Cumberbatch On Playing 'Brilliant Men, I'm Far Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch plays Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in The Fifth Estate opposite Daniel Bruhl (as Daniel Berg). We heard what he thinks abo...

PJ Harvey and the Today Programme Controversy

Dr Kristian Lasslett | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Politics
Dr Kristian Lasslett

The consensus among the programme's critics is that the music-icon organised several hours of tiresome leftist drivel - the word left has been echoed again and again. Behind this criticism is a stance that is both dangerous and ingenious at the same time.

Wikilicious for the Win Or: Why I Made a Nude Calendar in Aid of Whistleblowers

Roslyn Fuller | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK
Roslyn Fuller

In addition to my writings on the issue of whistle-blowers, I decided to do something. It was important to me that that something be simple and fun. After all, I am on the side of the righteous here, it's only fair that we all have a walloping good time. A revolution without dancing isn't worth having, and all that jazz.

The Trouble With Being a Whistleblower...

Victoria Sadler | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Victoria Sadler

To become a whistleblower is a tough decision to make. And no matter how much you rationalise what you are about to do, it's impossible to be completely prepared for the repercussions that come your way. Like Edward Snowden and Chelsea Manning I too am a whistleblower.

German Government Want To Interview Edward Snowden

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK

Sarah Harrison, the Wikileaks journalist, who has spent the past four months with Edward Snowden in Russia, has arrived in Germany amid reports that t...

Cracks Appear for Assange the Martyr

William J. Furney | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Politics
William J. Furney

Like humankind's fabled saviour over two millennia ago, there is no doubt that the Australian website operator Julian Assange is suffering. He hasn't been outside or seen his family in over a year. He is, he apparently feels, being crucified. It's enough to drive anyone half-mad, if not entirely around the bend.

Film Review: The Fifth Estate

Victoria Sadler | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

The Fifth Estate should have been an exciting, dynamic dramatization of one of the most extraordinary series of events of our time. Instead it is a rather disappointing, at times boring, film which just makes you sad for what could have been.

'Mass Surveillance Doesn't Make Us Safer'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK

Whistleblower Edward Snowden has insisted that surveillance programmes are not making countries safer, but is hurting economies and societies, in new ...

Cameron: 'GCHQ And NSA Surveillance Are Aimed At Protecting Public'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK

David Cameron has backed the snooping activities of GCHQ and its American counterpart, the NSA, which were exposed by whistleblower Edward Snowden, sa...