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Response to leveymg (Reply #2)

Fri Dec 21, 2012, 09:31 AM

15. Useful yes, but to whom?

 

Whatever its origins Assange seems to have sold his brainchild to one or more intel outfits before it was out of diapers, resulting in a limited hangout / smear operation used by spooks to peddle their wares without being too obvious about it. Which spooks I don't know, but anyone sending sensitive docs to wikileaks is doing some agent's job for free.

Incidentally that was also the opinion of Cryptome found John Young, who was recruited by wikileaks in its early days but demurred after determining on Jan. 7, 2007 that "Wikileaks is a fraud":

Fuck your cute hustle and disinformation campaign against legitimate
dissent. Same old shit, working for the enemy.


http://cryptome.org/wikileaks/wikileaks-leak.htm


So I'd expect this latest round to be helpful mainly to the usual suspects namely NATO and its war-on-the-world partners.

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