Monthly Archives: December 2010

Julian Assange and the improbable implosion of authoritarian systems

[UPDATE: A shortened, but still fairly accurate attempt to explain Julian Assange's attitude and mission, can be found in this comment published today, 5th of December, by Theo Brainin in The Guardian. Somehow, though, I feel that he too has … Continue reading

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Some systems are impossible to hack. Narrow minds, for instance

WkiLeaks, Julian Assange, Bradley Manning, and, generally, the hackers (boo!) have made the headlines lately. And they will keep on being an important news story for another few good weeks, as more and more of the 251,287 cables will be … Continue reading

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