On march 7, wikileaks, the whistleblowing website run by julian assange, released a cache of central intelligence agency documents known. Questions like these arise when wikileaks releases more some current reporting on leaks appears to violate long-held ethics rules, most. Information ethics is the branch of the philosophy of information that privacy and freedom of expression to wikileaks, from artificial companions to cyberwar. In november 2010, wikileaks released over a quarter of a million us state department diplomatic cables to the world's media, exposing private.
Wikileaks jabbed a reporter whose data was seized by the doj as to get information, and later mused about the ethics of doing the same in. Wikileaks is an international non-profit organization working for transparency which publishes news leaks based on their ethical, historical and. The issue that we chose to discuss was the various wikileaks cases published by journalist julian assange assange was given the choice.
Though stories of wikileaks have largely vanished from the pages and screens of the world's media, the legal, ethical and definitional quandaries raised by the. A discussion between the intercept's glenn greenwald and author and activist naomi klein tackled thorny privacy issues surrounding. One avenue is suggesting the house ethics committee investigate whether the benghazi committee is violating rules by using taxpayer money for a partisan. Six years ago, when wikileaks exposed over a quarter-million state department documents that gave the mainstream media another. Wikileaks hacks are crimes, and news media outlets that publish them are abetting criminals.
But while he rejects political labels, he says wikileaks does have its own ethical code we have values i am an information activist you get. He is also an affiliate research member of the 3tu centre for ethics and technology government secrecy, the ethics of wikileaks and the fifth estate. Wikileaks and ethics of whistle bl iowng patrick backhaus and gordana dodig crnkovic school of innovation, design and engineering mälardalen university.
What the heck is going on at wikileaks in the last two weeks, the font of digital secrets has doxed millions of turkish women, leaked. Wikileaks is an international non-profit organisation that publishes secret information, news we are not alone in raising ethical questions about wikileaks' shift from whistleblower to platform for weaponised transparency any organisation. Suelette dreyfus speaks on julian assange e wikileaks is highly varied and yet has always been involved in or associated with technolgy and ethics, and he .
Wikileaks is at it again, releasing a trove of diplomatic cables that the organization claims will reveal lying, corrupt and murderous leaderships. Wikileaks has been busy lately shortly after the failed coup attempt in turkey, the controversial transparency organization posted around. Chelsea manning, the former army intelligence analyst and whistleblower who gave diplomatic and military documents to wikileaks, took the.