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Secrecy is the problem, not leakers: Wikileaks on the global stage

Beckett, Charlie (2011) Secrecy is the problem, not leakers: Wikileaks on the global stage. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (03 Jan 2011). Website.

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Wikileaks is now at the centre of a global battle between media and those in power but what’s the value of what Julian Assange is doing? This article was written for the United Nation’s Global Expert Finder website, part of the UN’s Alliance of Civilisations. It sets out how Wikileaks is much more than just another journalistic scandal, it is a challenge to the way that power and news media operate in the Internet Age.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2011 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 18 May 2017 08:17
Last Modified: 29 May 2020 23:19

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