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When Journalists Fight About Wikileaks

I was going to write a blog post detailing the battle currently taking place between Glenn Greenwald and Wired magazine but Blake Hounshell has already done it for me:

I love a good blog fight as much as anyone, but after reading several thousand words of accusations and counter accusations being slung between Salon blogger Glenn Greenwald and Wired’s Evan Hansen and Kevin Poulsen, I’m left scratching my head trying to figure out what, exactly, this particular dispute is all about. For those of you who haven’t been paying attention, first of all: congratulations.