By Clint Hendler Feb 9, 2011 at 03:35 PM
A recently published book excerpt suggests that “Jay Lim,” an occasional WikiLeaks spokesperson often identified as its legal advisor, was... More
By CJR Staff Nov 29, 2010 at 03:59 PM
On Sunday, the online secret-sharing site WikiLeaks began the process of releasing approximately 250,000 previously classified U.S. Department of State... More
By CJR Staff Dec 1, 2010 at 02:00 PM
The New York Times Day three of the Times cables coverage focuses on Pakistan—firstly with a long report by Jane... More
A look at second-day WikiLeaks coverage from The New York Times, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, and others
By The Editors Nov 30, 2010 at 02:22 PM
The New York Times Day two of the Times’s coverage of the latest WikiDump arrives with few “explosive” revelations, but... More
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