5 Great WikiLeaks Links Around the Web
We've given you summaries of the key findings and explainedwhy the leak was necessary. But perhaps you've already read Alternet's coverage of the WikiLeaks cable "dump" and are hungry for more? Here are some links:
- Megan Carpentier at Talking Points Memo boils down the revelations into five succinct categories.
- At New York Times blog "The Lede," reporters are catologuing reactions from governments around the world in real-time.
- Matthew Yglesias pondersjust how far-reaching the implications of the "everyone is freaked out about Iran" revelations are.
- The Daily Beast's Cheat Sheet choosesthe best "uplifting" story from the leak, that of an Iranian detainee's successful escape by horseback.
- The Guardian breaks down just how the leak took place--yes there was a fake Lady Gaga CD involved.