WEB Notes: I guess it could now be said, Trump “loved wikileaks”. Oh how the words change when one has power and no longer needs the people.
The arrest of Julian Assange is now a “priority,” said Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as U.S. authorities reportedly prepare charges against the WikiLeaks founder.
On the election campaign trail last year, then-Republican candidate Donald Trump lauded the organization after it had leaked thousands of emails hacked from Democratic Party servers believed to have damaged the candidacy of his rival, Hillary Clinton. “I love WikiLeaks,” Trump told supporters at a rally in October.
But Trump’s attorney general struck a different tone on Thursday.