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WikiLeaks founder slapped with 18 charges under Espionage Act

In a case with significant First Amendment implications, the U.S. filed new charges Thursday against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that accuse him of violating the Espionage Act by publishing thousands of secret and classified documents, including the…



How did six migrant children die on US border?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jakelin Caal’s body was buried in her hometown in Guatemala. The circumstances have been similar: they cross the southern US border without the proper documents, get detained by border…





Is Facebook undermining democracy in Africa?

Image copyright Getty Images Facebook is under fire in Africa for undermining democracy, with critics saying the social media giant has allowed its platform to be weaponised for co-ordinated misinformation campaigns. The role of false…