WikiLeaks: Hero or villain?

As featured in The World Weekly

Cyber Security


Context is key to understanding Mr. Assange’s fall from grace. Ewan Lawson, of the Royal United Services Institute in London, explains that back in 2010 Russia was not seen as a major threat and anything that exposed western abuses of power was viewed as “a positive thing”. Now, there is “overwhelming evidence” that the Kremlin is waging an information war against the West, and yet Mr. Assange’s leaks are “only coming from one side”.