WikiLeaks emerges as a new type of media player

Poynter Online | Forbes | Neon Tommy | WSJ
It’s an information broker that collects secrets and negotiates how they will be revealed. Steve Myers writes: “WikiLeaks has shifted power away from the monoliths that once determined what is news and toward the people who, before the Web, would have been stopped in the newspaper lobby before they could see a reporter.” || WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (left) talks to Dirk Smillie. || He’ll be chatting, too. || Related interviews with Jay Rosen and Floyd Abrams.
> The story behind the publication of WikiLeaks’ war logs

We have made it easy to comment on posts, however we require civility and encourage full names to that end (first initial, last name is OK). Please read our guidelines here before commenting.