In the Right to Know blogs I have discussed a couple of news phenomena that all find their origin in the revelations made by Wikileaks. During the festival the course that secrecy and transparency has taken in recent years will be discussed during one of the talks. Where are the actual boundaries of transparency? And what is a virtuous secret?
Facebook updates make people anxious because one wants to protect what one shares and how. On a more global level this is the reaction of sovereign leaders who want to hold on to what they have and know.
To remind ourselves what was revealed about particular countries in `Cablegate`, here is a small recap in 3 minutes.