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Julian Assange, fashion model?

The WikiLeaks founder has reportedly been asked to work the runway in an upcoming menswear show by designer Ben Westwood, son of the legendary Dame Vivienne.

By Jun. 27, 2014

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Wikileaks' Julian Assange: I'm still here

Two years after he took refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, lawyers for the controversial Wikileaks honcho rally for another attempt to secure his freedom.

By Jun. 18, 2014

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Assange: Critics got lucky because NSA had no PR strategy

Though the WikiLeaks founder and critics like Edward Snowden were forced into exile, they took advantage of the previously-silent NSA's lack of experience at spinning public opinion, Assange told SXSW.

By Mar. 8, 2014

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Assange's brilliant mullet-wearing, classic-miming video

In the run-up to Australia's elections, the WikiLeaks founder sings an '80s classic on a marvelously demented "Game of Thrones" satirical video.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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Julian Assange's secret chat with Google's chairman

Eric Schmidt met with the WikiLeaks founder for five hours in 2011 for material for a book expected to be released next week.

By Apr. 18, 2013

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Julian Assange to run for senate seat in Australia, says report

The WikiLeaks founder is running for the senate in Victoria as the lead candidate of his WikiLeaks Party, says a report in The Age. Assange is currently in political asylum in Ecuador.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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Sherlock Holmes to play Assange in WikiLeaks movie

In a poetic touch, Benedict Cumberbatch, a TV Sherlock, will play Julian Assange in "The Fifth Estate," a DreamWorks Movie about the good ship WikiLeaks and all who sailed in her.

By Jan. 23, 2013

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Julian Assange

Devil or martyr? For Julian Assange, it appears there's no easy answer. The WikiLeaks founder has spent six months holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, fearing the moment he steps outside he'll be arrested and deported to Sweden.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Julian Assange lashes out at 'neo-McCarthyist fervor' in U.S.

Embassy-bound activist blames U.S. government for ongoing "persecution" of WikiLeaks, saying he's hopeful that President Obama will curb an ongoing criminal investigation.

By Sep. 26, 2012

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Hackers hit Swedish Web sites in support of Assange

An unidentified group of hackers wages several denial-of-service attacks on Swedish government Web sites in a show of solidarity with the WikiLeaks founder.

By Sep. 3, 2012