(Guardian) - Hacker collective says whistleblowers website has become the 'Julian Assange show'
The computer hacker collective Anonymous has distanced itself from WikiLeaks, claiming the whistleblowers' site has become too focused on the personal tribulations of its founder, Julian Assange.
A statement posted on the Anonymous Twitter account, AnonymousIRC, described WikiLeaks as 'the one man Julian Assange show' after the website began asking users to pay for access to millions of leaked documents.
'The idea behind WikiLeaks was to provide the public with information that would otherwise be kept secret by industries and governments. Information we strongly believe the public has a right to know,' said the statement on behalf of Anonymous... Source/Origin >> Read More