Skip to comments.Media Partners in Crime with WikiLeaks?
Posted on 02/29/2012 3:44:24 AM PST by detective
Gary Pruitt, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of The McClatchy Company, insists the U.S. newspaper publisher must maintain the highest standards of ethical conduct. But how does this comport with being a partner of WikiLeaks, the controversial website that has just published stolen emails from the private company known as Stratfor?
WikiLeaks has listed McClatchy as one of its public partners in the investigation of Stratfor. Another American partner is Rolling Stone, the rock & roll magazine.
The hacker group Anonymous, which is under FBI investigation, has taken credit for the data theft. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is himself a computer hackerconvicted of penetrating a U.S. military defense network in his native Australiaand maintains close ties to the Russian government. He recently announced a television deal with Russia Today (RT), the Moscow-funded propaganda channel. He previously received a Russian visa, in a show of support from the Kremlin, which says he should get a Nobel Peace Prize for his Internet campaign against American interests worldwide.
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Maybe this will help you connect the dots.
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