Anonymous - The Gad About Town
Anonymous Videos

Anonymous - The Gad About Town

Français
English

The Gad About Town by Mark Aldrich: Activism, Anonymous, Hacktivism and Human Rights. The Courage Foundation supports the legal needs of individuals around the world who are faced with prosecution (and persecution) for whistle-blowing—funds go towards legal fees and the foundation organizes public campaigns on behalf of the whistle-blower. As the Courage Foundation states in its materials, “Whistle-blowers become the public’s regulators of last resort. Without them, we would know far less about international diplomacy, offshore banking or the excesses of the War on Terror. Because whistleblowers are a vital link in the chain, they are also vulnerable.” At present, the Courage Foundation supports seven individuals: Edward Snowden, Jeremy Hammond, Matt DeHart, Emin Huseynov, Barrett Brown, (...)


When Law and Order Is Neither: Barrett Brown’s Arrest

Updated, April 28, 2017: Barrett Brown is being held at FCI Seagoville, a low-security federal correctional institution for male offenders in Seagoville, Texas. Yesterday’s column: * * * * Barrett Brown, a journalist whose columns for The Intercept won a National Magazine (...)

Thursday 27 April 2017

Lauri Love Can Appeal His Extradition

The High Court of England today granted Lauri Love permission to appeal his extradition to the United States. No date has been set for the hearing. Permission was given because “the High Court acknowledged that the grounds [for appeal] raised some issues of great (...)

Tuesday 25 April 2017

A Plea from Lauri Love

The waiting is torture enough. Any individual placed in confrontation with the legal system knows that the process somehow moves too quickly in the most painful ways and then too slowly in other, equally painful, moments. Lauri Love, the British hacktivist who the United (...)

Friday 21 April 2017

#OpFOQ: A Campaign to Free Two Dozen Hostages

A group of human rights activists and members of Anonymous launched an operation directed at Iran on March 24, #OpFOQ, to focus attention on a mass kidnapping in Iraq, to force the government of Iran to divulge what it knows about the whereabouts and health... Read (...)

Saturday 25 March 2017

‘How could the unpure possibly be of assistance to the holy?’

I admit that my expertise in psychological warfare is limited to good spy novels, better histories, and bad Twitter behavior. Over the last month or so, a campaign to smear and harass a friend of mine has unfolded before my eyes on social media and... Read (...)

Thursday 23 March 2017

Hospitality in Mexico, An Essay by Matt DeHart

Published exclusively in The Gad About Town. This is the second article in a series. The first part is here: “‘You don’t act like an American.'” * * * * In May 2012, Judge Aleta A. Trauger of the United States District Court for the... Read (...)

Monday 13 March 2017

Lauri Love Banned from Twitter

Lauri Love, the British hacktivist who the United Kingdom has agreed to send to the United States to face charges despite pleas from over 100 MPs that he not be extradited, was permanently banned from Twitter this week. His account was @LauriLoveX. The reasons are... Read (...)

Thursday 9 March 2017

‘You don’t act like an American,’ An Essay by Matt DeHart

Published exclusively in The Gad About Town … * * * * The Courage Foundation supports the legal needs of individuals around the world who are faced with prosecution (and persecution) for whistle-blowing—funds go towards legal fees and the foundation organizes public campaigns (...)

Monday 6 March 2017

A Victory for the Autonomous Nation of Anarchist Libertarians

In the last week of January, members of a group that calls itself the Autonomous Nation of Anarchist Libertarians started to reside in an unoccupied mansion owned by a Russian oligarch in London. The group earned a legal reprieve today. Since the group took over... Read (...)

Monday 13 February 2017

A New Homeless Shelter in … Belgravia

Lauri Love and friends took over a famous property in London this week to help the homeless * * * * The sources behind Andrey Goncharenko’s wealth are not publicly known. Like many other members of the current generation of Russian oligarchs, both Goncharenko and... Read (...)

Friday 27 January 2017

Heroes for the people, enemies for the state...

Jeremy Hammond
Jeremy
Matt DeHart
Matt
Martin Gottesfeld
Marty
Barrett Brown
Barrett
Higinio Ochoa III
Higinio
Ryan Ackroyd
Ryan
Jake Davis
Jake
Christopher Weatherhead
Christopher
Jon Cowden
Jon
John Anthony Borell III
John
Raynaldo Rivera
Raynaldo
Fidel Salinas
Fidel

Jeremy Hammond, Martin Gottesfeld and Matt DeHart, some of our bravest heroes and activists are now in jail and they need your help...

WikiLeaks

Submit documents to WikiLeaks

WikiLeaks publishes documents of political or historical importance that are censored or otherwise suppressed.

What better way to support us than buying a T-shirt

Bitcoin

We accept donations in Bitcoin

Bitcoin Wallet: 1C4eHds1wUHwgYHYyQGCaonAhPwgZS8haP