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Canongate "went to war" over Assange memoir - Michel

The Bookseller – 2011-09-29

Written By: Philip Jones Publication Date: Thu, 29/09/2011 - 15:18 Julian Assange's literary agent and PFD m.d. Caroline Michel accused publisher Canongate of going "to war" with her client and...

Julian Assange memoir sells just 644 copies

Guardian – 2011-09-28

Huge publicity last week managed to generate only very modest sales for his 'Unauthorised Autobiography'Despite acres of publicity and buckets of scandal, Julian Assange's unauthorised autobiography...

Assange misses chart as September slump continues

The Bookseller – 2011-09-27

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Tue, 27/09/2011 - 15:27 Julian Assange's controversial memoir failed to make the charts after three days on sale, as printed books continue their...

Canongate: We were right to publish Julian Assange's book

Guardian – 2011-09-23

I've never been afraid of publishing important books, and Julian Assange's memoir offers unique insights into who he is, how he thinks and how WikiLeaks came into beingPublishing Julian Assange: The...

Julian Assange autobiography: why he didn't want it published

Guardian – 2011-09-23

Memoir looked set to make the WikiLeaks founder and publisher Canongate a fortune – then the arguments startedIt started out as a dream £1.2m publishing contract, with a vision of many millions to...

Assange savages "duplicitous" Canongate

The Bookseller – 2011-09-22

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 22/09/2011 - 09:19 Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has accused Canongate of "old-fashioned opportunism and duplicity" over it publishing his memoir...

Canongate defends "fantastic" Assange memoir

The Bookseller – 2011-09-22

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 22/09/2011 - 10:03 Canongate has said it had "a financial imperative" to publish Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's memoir without his approval but...

Assange autobiography to be published tomorrow

The Bookseller – 2011-09-21

Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Wed, 21/09/2011 - 12:09 Canongate is to publish the "unauthorised" memoirs of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange tomorrow (22nd September), despite his...

Julian Assange publishers to release autobiography without his consent

Guardian – 2011-09-21

Canongate to publish 'unauthorised first draft' of WikiLeaks founder's autobiography it has secretly printed and shippedJulian Assange's publishers will tomorrow publish "the unauthorised first...

E-Book about Assange on sale Wednesday – 2011-08-10

A British journalist's inside take on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is being published in the U.S. as an e-book "single."

Assange Canongate deal "fallen through"

The Bookseller – 2011-07-07

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 07/07/2011 - 08:55 Canongate's near million-pound book deal for the memoirs of Wikileaks-founder Julian Assange is now in doubt, according to...

Julian Assange wins Martha Gellhorn journalism prize

Guardian – 2011-06-02

WikiLeaks founder praised as 'brave, determined, independent' by judgesJulian Assange, the WikiLeaks founder, has won the 2011 Martha Gellhorn prize for journalism.The annual prize is awarded to a...

Julian Assange awarded Australian peace prize

Guardian – 2011-05-11

The Wikileaks founder was praised for 'challenging centuries old practices of government secrecy and by championing people's right to know'WikiLeaks' Australian founder Julian Assange, who enraged...

Julian Assange feared he was being followed by US spies, new book reveals

Guardian – 2011-01-31

WikiLeaks book reveals Julian Assange's 'old lady' disguise, and how fraught negotiations included rows with Guardian editorWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange disguised himself as an old woman in a wig...

The story behind Wikileaks: Inside Julian Assange's War on Secrecy - video

Guardian – 2011-01-31

The Guardian's Alan Rusbridger, David Leigh and Luke Harding on the book that charts Julian Assange and WikiLeaks' transformation from rebel hackers to global celebrities Alan RusbridgerDavid...

Julian Assange Insurance Files Involve Rupert Murdoch

The New York Observer – 2011-01-13

Julian Assange has a cache of super sensitive documents that he has threatened to release if any harm should come to him. 

WikiLeaks to step up publishing: Assange

CBC – 2011-01-11

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has made a brief appearance in a U.K. court as he continues his fight to avoid extradition to Sweden.

Julian Assange in Vanity Fair: I'm Busy, There Are Two Wars I Have To End

The New York Observer – 2011-01-06

Vanity Fair's Wikileaks feature by longtime media reporter Sarah Ellison went live online this morning. It's the most in-depth and illuminating account of the relationship between Julian Assange and...

Media Decoder: Book Deal for Assange

The New York Times – 2010-12-28

Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, says Random House’s Alfred Knopf division will pay $800,000 to publish his autobiography in the United States, and Canongate will pay about $500,000 to...

Assange says signed 1.1 million pounds in book deals

The Independent – 2010-12-28

WikiLeaks chief Julian Assange said in an interview published Sunday he had signed deals for his autobiography worth more than one million pounds (12 million euros, 1.5 million dollars).

Assange book deal worth over $1M

CBC – 2010-12-28

An autobiography of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that will be published in 2011 may bring its author more than $1 million.

Julian Assange Will Now Rap You The Truth

The New York Observer – 2010-12-23

A pair of Melbourne-based internet jokesters scored the ultimate cameo recently. 

Coming soon to a bookshop near you: Assange in his own words

The Independent – 2010-12-22

The WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange remains a hot property, irrespective of any damage yesterday's Radio 4 interview may have done to his image.

Assange still committed to publishing secret documents: mother

Reuters – 2010-12-14

SYDNEY (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange told his mother from his prison cell in London that he remained committed to publishing secret U.S. cables, despite condemnation from Washington...

WikiLeaks's founder Assange seeks bail in UK court

Reuters – 2010-12-14

LONDON (Reuters) - Lawyers for Julian Assange, held in Britain over allegations of sex crimes in Sweden, will try again on Tuesday to win bail for the WikiLeaks founder who provoked U.S. fury by...

Canongate: 'frustrating' 2011 blamed on Assange

The Bookseller – 2012-10-05

Canongate has described 2011 as a "mixed and ultimately frustrating year", with the...

Julian Assange to publish book about freedom and the future of the internet

Guardian – 2012-10-08

WikiLeaks founder to be co-author of book entitled Cypherpunks, despite being confined to Ecuadorean embassy in LondonJulian Assange's last foray into the publishing world ended in an acrimonious and...

Julian Assange's book an exercise in dystopian musings

Guardian – 2012-11-26

WikiLeaks founder's Cypherpunks warns tool he relies on and used to make his name is 'global surveillance industry' targetJulian Assange's new book is not a manifesto, he writes in its introduction...

Edward Snowden's WikiLeaks escort one of Assange's closest advisors

Guardian – 2013-06-23

Sarah Harrison revealed as the WikiLeaks staffer accompanying NSA whistleblower on journey to 'democratic country'When WikiLeaks claimed in a tweet that it was assisting NSA whistleblower Edward...

Ecuador cools on Edward Snowden asylum as Assange frustration grows

Guardian – 2013-06-28

President Correa revokes Snowden's temporary travel document amid concerns WikiLeaks founder is 'running the show'The plan to spirit the surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden to sanctuary in...

Assange stands by Edward Snowden as Ecuador's Correa reprimands consul

Guardian – 2013-06-30

WikiLeaks founder says 'there is no stopping the publishing process' as NSA leaker remains stuck in Moscow airportJulian Assange, the WikiLeaks founder, has warned the US government that no matter...

Julian Assange welcomes Who magazine into his embassy home

Guardian – 2013-08-02

Paul Owen: WikiLeaks founder poses for Hello!-style photoshoot billed as 'my life inside the embassy'Paul Owen

Meet the Journalist Who 'Can't Wait' to Defend a Drone Strike on Assange

The Atlantic Wire – 2013-08-18

Michael "I guess you could call me a statist" Grunwald, Time magazine journalist, sent out a kind of unbelievable tweet last night: "I can't wait to write a defense of the drone...

Julian Assange's Letter To Benedict Cumberbatch Is Amazing

HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-10

Benedict Cumberbatch plays Julian Assange in "The Fifth Estate," a forthcoming movie that tracks the WikiLeaks founder's rise. The film hasn't exactly been getting amazing reviews, and Assange...

The Fifth Estate: soft on Assange, short on excitement

Guardian – 2013-10-16

Benedict Cumberbatch's uncanny portrayal of the WikiLeaks founder aside, the most significant moments result from a few keystrokes on a laptop – as in reality The Fifth Estate (2013)Director: Bill...

Inside Julian Assange's Alleged Plot to Steal The Fifth Estate Book

Wired – 2013-10-19

The time: January 2011. The location: Ellingham Hall, an elegant mansion northeast of London. The scene: Julian Assange sits in front of a fire, entertaining a visitor from America. The conversation...

Julian Assange Unlikely To Face U.S. Prosecution: Report

The Huffington Post – 2013-11-26

Julian Assange is unlikely to face prosecution in the United States, anonymous Justice Department officials told the Washington Post in a report published Monday. For three years, a federal grand...

DoJ admits Assange case is doomed because WikiLeaks is a journalistic entity

GigaOM – 2013-11-27

It has taken three years, but according to at least one recent report, sources close to the U.S. Department of Justice have admitted that they can't charge WikiLeaks for publishing documents without...

Press freedom advocates: US right not to prosecute Assange

PC World – 2013-11-27

The Department of Justice has made the right decision to not prosecute WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange for publishing leaks from former U.S. Army intelligence analyst Bradley Manning, if a recent...

Assange biopic tops film flops list

BBC – 2013-11-27

WikiLeaks drama The Fifth Estate, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange, is the biggest film flop of 2013 according to business magazine Forbes.

Probe vindicates ABC on Assange

The Sydney Morning Herald – 2014-02-14

Australia's broadcast media watchdog has dismissed complains that an ABC Four Corners report about WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange was inaccurate and biased.    

Julian Assange's ghost writer breaks silence on failed autobiography

The Guardian – 2014-02-22

WikiLeaks founder a mercurial character who could not bear his own secrets, according to writer Andrew O'HaganThe ghostwriter who collaborated with Julian Assange on his abortive 2011 autobiography...

In defence of Julian Assange

The Guardian – 2014-03-06

Julian Assange's publisher writes about his experience of working with the much-criticised WikiLeaks founderA great deal has been written recently about the frustrations of publishing a book...

Assange at SXSW: 'Who really wears the pants in the administration?'

PC World – 2014-03-09

AUSTIN—Julian Assange doesn’t use the blustering rhetoric you might expect from the founder of the activist publishing group WikiLeaks. Assange is responsible for leaking documents that have...

Wikileaks founder Assange says he will leave Ecuadorian embassy “soon”

GigaOM – 2014-08-18

Julian Assange will “soon” leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where he has been taking refuge since breaking bail terms two years ago, the Wikileaks founder said Monday in a press...

Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange Says UK Press Failed to Follow-Up Snowden Because Guardian Did Not Share Files

Editor & Publisher – 2015-04-23

Former Guardian collaborater Julian Assange has penned an excoriating review of Guardian book, The Snowden Files, for Newsweek.   In it he complains that none of the $700,000 director Oliver...

VIDEO: Assange 'inspired' new Asterix character

BBC News – 2015-10-14

The 36th book in the popular French comic book adventure series of Asterix is set to appear in the next few weeks.

Julian Assange lawyers may launch new appeal in light of published emails

The Guardian – 2015-10-20

Team for Wikileaks founder says correspondence shows prosecutors ‘more interested in winning the case than finding the truth’Lawyers for Julian Assange say they are considering launching a fresh...

Julian Assange is in arbitrary detention, UN panel finds

The Guardian – 2016-02-04

WikiLeaks chief, who is avoiding extradition by living in Ecuadorian embassy, has won UN backingA United Nations panel has decided that Julian Assange’s three-and-a-half years in the Ecuadorian...

Julian Assange is being 'arbitrarily detained' UN panel finds – live updates

The Guardian – 2016-02-05

WikiLeaks founder’s plight amounts to ‘deprivation of liberty’Assange demands UK and Sweden lift arrest threat UN panel insists its findings are ‘legally binding’ 8.54am GMT Free speech...

Assange demands UK and Sweden lift arrest threat so he can leave Ecuadorian embassy

The Guardian – 2016-02-05

WikiLeaks founder says in statement he expects immediate return of passport after UN panel finds he has been ‘arbitrarily detained’Julian Assange will demand on Friday that Sweden and the UK lift...

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange To Demand Freedom After Winning Backing From UN Panel

The Huffington Post – 2016-02-05

LONDON/GENEVA (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will demand that he be allowed to leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London a free man, after a U.N. panel ruled on Friday he was detained...

Julian Assange Q&A: what now for the WikiLeaks founder?

The Guardian – 2016-02-05

UN decision will signal next phase in long-running WikiLeaks saga that began in 2010 with leaking of classified US materialA specialist body based in Geneva, the UN working group on arbitrary...

Assange supporters condemn UK and Sweden in open letter

The Guardian – 2016-03-01

Five hundred prominent names, including Ai Weiwei and Mairead Maguire, accuse countries of undermining UN human rights covenantsSupporters of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange have published an...

UK seeks review of UN Julian Assange 'arbitrary detention' finding

The Guardian – 2016-03-24

Foreign Office says United Nations panel’s conclusions are inaccurate and WikiLeaks founder is voluntarily avoiding arrest in embassyThe British government has formally asked a United Nations panel...

WikiLeaks to publish more Hillary Clinton emails - Julian Assange

The Guardian – 2016-06-12

New release likely to fan controversy and provide further ammunition for Republican presidential rival Donald Trump Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, has said his organisation is preparing to...

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was obsessed with power, ex-insider claims

The Guardian – 2011-02-11

Julian Assange has threatened to sue Daniel Domscheit-Berg over book portraying Assange a power-hungry 'emperor'Julian Assange has threatened to sue a former friend and collaborator who has written a...

WikiLeaker Assange's internet access cut by a 'state actor'

PC World – 2016-10-17

A "state actor" has cut off internet access for Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, the transparency activist organization said Monday.Assange's internet link has been "intentionally severed by...

Ecuador admits to restricting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's internet access

CBC – 2016-10-19

Ecuador's government acknowledged on Tuesday that it had "temporarily restricted" WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's internet access at its embassy in London after the whistleblowing site published...

WikiLeaks blames U.S. for cutting Assange's internet connection

PC World – 2016-10-18

WikiLeaks is accusing U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry of trying to stop the site from publishing stolen emails from Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.Citing “multiple U.S. sources,”...

Julian Assange defies Swedish prosecutors by releasing rape statement

The Guardian – 2016-12-07

WikiLeaks founder publishes answers he gave during questioning in Ecuador’s London embassy over rape allegationJulian Assange has thumbed his nose at Swedish investigators, who he says have robbed...

Assange says leaks show CIA's 'devastating incompetence'

Yahoo! News – 2017-03-10

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Thursday accused the CIA of "devastating incompetence" for failing to protect its hacking secrets and said he would work with tech companies to develop fixes for...

Arrest of WikiLeaks's Assange a 'priority': US top cop

Yahoo! News – 2017-04-21

The arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a US "priority," Attorney General Jeff Sessions said, as media reports indicated his office was preparing charges against the fugitive anti-hero. ...

The Latest: Trump says charges against Assange would be 'OK'

Yahoo! News – 2017-04-22

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):

WikiLeaks' Assange says it's an 'important victory' after Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation

Los Angeles Times – 2017-05-20

Sweden's top prosecutor said Friday that she is dropping an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years because there's no possibility of...

Sweden drops rape investigation of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange

Yahoo! News – 2017-05-19

Sweden has dropped a rape investigation of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Assange has been living in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London since 2012. If Assange leaves the embassy, London authorities...

Laura Poitras on her WikiLeaks film Risk: ‘I knew Julian Assange was going to be furious’

The Guardian – 2017-06-29

The Oscar-winning director made her name with the Edward Snowden revelations. In turn, that led to the opportunity to closely film Assange. But the more she filmed, the more critical she becameLaura...

Julian Assange: I urged Trump Jr to publish Russia emails via WikiLeaks

The Guardian – 2017-07-12

Site founder says he believed president’s son should release documents anonymously, given that Trump Jr’s ‘enemies’ already had themFull text of the emails between Donald Trump Jr and Rob...

Julian Assange: software developer, whistleblower ... and ‘edgewalker’?

The Guardian – 2017-08-15

A friend of the WikiLeaks founder has said that he describes himself using the term, coined in a book about people on the ‘cutting edge of human evolution’Name: Edgewalkers.Age: 11. Continue...

‘Alt-right’ figure who set up Assange meeting refuses to cooperate with Senate intel probe

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-18

“I’m absolutely not” going to cooperate with the committee, the far-right provocateur Charles C. Johnson said in an interview, after returning from London.

'Trump Bros' Get The Goods From McKinnon's Assange On 'SNL'

Yahoo! News – 2017-11-19

It’s double Trump trouble in a London underground parking garage when the president’s sons meet up with Kate McKinnon’s Julian Assange for an episode of “The Mueller Files” on the cold...

Julian Assange: WikiLeaks' fugitive anti-hero

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-11

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange becomes a citizen of Ecuador more than five years after moving into its London embassy to escape arrest, over a rape investigation that he claims is linked to his...

Britain rejects request to grant Julian Assange diplomatic status amid reports of Ecuadorean citizenship

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-11

The Foreign Office turned down a request from the Ecuadorian government to grant Julian Assange diplomatic status, amid reports the WikiLeaks founder may have received citizenship from the Andean...

Ecuador grants citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Assange

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-12

Ecuador said Thursday it had granted citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in an unsuccessful attempt to provide him with diplomatic immunity and usher him out of its London embassy without...

Julian Assange's health in 'dangerous' condition, say doctors

The Guardian – 2018-01-24

Two clinicians who examined Assange renew calls for him to be given safe passage to hospitalJulian Assange’s long stay in the Ecuadorian embassy in London is having a “dangerous” impact on his...

Ecuador stops Assange communicating from its London embassy

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-29

Ecuador on Wednesday said it has stopped Julian Assange's ability to communicate to the outside world from its London embassy, where the WikiLeaks founder has been holed up since 2012. Under that...

The ballad of Pammy and Julian Assange - her poor, mournful sea lion

The Guardian – 2018-05-03

The WikiLeaks emperor has been wrongly accused of so many things, says the former Baywatch star. But can their relationship survive now that the Ecuadorian embassy has cut his internet?What a...

Ecuador spied on Assange at London embassy: report

Yahoo! News – 2018-05-16

Ecuador spied on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at its London embassy where he has been living since 2012, initially to support him but things changed after he hacked the mission's computers, the...

Julian Assange is suffering needlessly. Why not report that? | Melinda Taylor

The Guardian – 2018-05-18

The media’s coverage of Assange’s arbitrary detention has been shocking, favouring the powerful over the voiceless• Melinda Taylor is a lawyer representing Julian AssangeBreaking news: a series...

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