Safe Haven For Investigative Journalists Everywhere
Reykjavik, Iceland; 4:00 UTC, June 16th 2010.
The WikiLeaks advised proposal to build an international "new media haven" in Iceland, with the world's strongest press and whistleblower protection laws, and a "Nobel" prize for Freedom of Expression, has unanimously passed in the Icelandic Parliament.
The only way we can get the world out of the hands of the criminals is via an open and accountable society. Every government should follow Iceland's lead here.
[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, June 20th, 2010.]