National security reporters from the U.S. are a “new type of refugee,” according to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who addressed South by Southwest attendees via video conference Saturday.
“Glenn Greenwald, originally from New York, where is he now?” he asked. (Answer: Brazil.) “Laura Poitras ... where is she now?” (Answer: Germany.) Assange himself has been living in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London since 2012.