The State Department called Julian Assange, the founder of the stateless anti-secrecy organization WikiLeaks, "an anarchist." Sarah Palin taunted him as "an anti-American operative with blood on his hands." Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) declared Assange an "agitator intent on damaging our government." And Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), the new head of the House oversight committee, plans hearings on WikiLeaks and has blasted Attorney General Eric Holder for not cracking down on the group.
His critics may not agree on what Assange is, but no matter where they fall on the political spectrum, they agree on what he is not: a journalist.… Seguir leyendo »