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posted by chromas on Wednesday August 01 2018, @01:31PM   Printer-friendly
from the delete-this dept.

Activist publishes 11,000 Wikileaks Twitter direct messages

An activist has published 11,000 direct messages on Twitter between the Wikileaks account and a group of its supporters. The direct messages were published by Emma Best on her own website. Her Twitter account states that she is a journalist on the East Coast. Best has been critical of Wikileaks and has advocated for government transparency. Some of the direct messages were previously published, but this is the first time all of the direct messages have been posted.

The messages show that Wikileaks wanted the GOP to defeat Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential elections. "We believe it would be much better for the GOP to win," the Wikileaks account states to a supporter named "Emmy B" in one of the messages from 2015.

Why would they do that?

Clinton: I don't recall joking about droning Julian Assange

Oh.


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  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday August 01 2018, @07:53PM (3 children)

    by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday August 01 2018, @07:53PM (#715879)

    i don't think people are worried about actual trannies raping kids. they're more worried about their kids being exposed to the tranny itself and/or it's wang. parents don't want their small kids exposed to certain things until they are older. period. also, tranny imposters who are child sex offenders are a conceivable threat.

  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday August 01 2018, @11:18PM (2 children)

    by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday August 01 2018, @11:18PM (#715962)

    parents don't want their small kids exposed to certain things until they are older. period.

    Well, too bad. I don't think society should accommodate snowflakes at all, whether they are of the left-wing or right-wing variety. I don't care if someone's crotch fruit witnesses something that they are offended by.

    • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday August 01 2018, @11:59PM (1 child)

      by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday August 01 2018, @11:59PM (#715981)

      I don't think society should accommodate snowflakes

      We don't, that's why you're being put in your place here.

      • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Thursday August 02 2018, @01:02AM

        by Anonymous Coward on Thursday August 02 2018, @01:02AM (#715996)

        You are a snowflake, though. Just a different type of snowflake from SJWs.