It’s official, the establishments are mad. A geeky unknown guy from Australia has piss them off. Welcome to Wikileaks. A website that leaks top-secret information by governments, and corporations. Julian Assange, the mastermind behind Wikileaks is working on a mission to expose naked the global hypocrisy of the world’s super powers.

I was really impressed with the site, although the only way to access is though the hundreds of its mirror sites. The frankness of the site gave me a sense of admiration for Julian Assange. Call him whatever you want, but to me he’s a hero of the 21st Century. He’s extremely smart, suave, globally mobile, easily available women on his lap (look at the sex charges by 2 women), with a tinge of that Australian accent, and that cool silver white hair, even James Bonds will have a run of his money. Seriously, James Bonds is outdated, in today’s world, he’s nothing. To expose a conspiracy so huge, you need a mind like Julian Assange.

In fact, he’s so popular that he’s everywhere. Prior to his arrest in London, he was in TED, Aljazeera, CNN, even on comedy talk shows like The Colbert Report. Some suggested that he could be receiving the Noble Peace Prize anytime soon. Whatever it is, he’s the real deal. I mean, only an eccentric and courageous person like him would dare to change the world. Totally.

Now the world order will be dramatically changed with watchdog Wikileaks. Yes, it is no longer a unipolar world order, the freedom of information has never been freely accessible and exchanged until now. With the new balance of power between the world’s super economies like the EU, Brazil, India, China, Russia and U.S., Wikileaks will serve an even vital platform for journalists and ordinary citizens everywhere to expose the lies behind diplomatic sheets.

Take for example the civilian killing footage from the Iraq war entitled “Collateral Murder”, showed the evil truth of war that was cowardly hide by the U.S. government. Thanks to Bradley Manning, a young whistle-blower Cadet that bravely leaked the files to Wikileaks.

Among the 250,000 U.S.  diplomatic cables leaked were even more outrageous and funny, to the extend where it sounded like everyone is gossiping about everyone. World leaders were bad-mouthed in the most humorous way that made me feel – Perhaps these intelligence and diplomats were so free and had nothing else to do?? Gosh, stop poking fun of world leaders! We already know how terrible they are anyway… On the other hand, one cable that caught my attention was the instruction by Mrs. Hillary Clinton to spy on United Nations by collecting DNA, security numbers, personal data, etc from UN officials – including the Secretary General Ban Ki Moon. That is outrageous! The United Nations is not a safe haven for the rest of the world anymore.

Back in Malaysia, Wikileaks has caused a little stir with our government and the opposition too. I guess the Singaporean government loves us so much that pretty much a lot of our dark secrets are bad-mouthed (which comes as no surprise to us Malaysians). Incompetent politicians? Check!  Malaysia as a dangerous and confused state? Check! Secret dealings with Iran in procuring missile technology from China? Check! Anwar is gay? What? Really?? Should I check that? Hmm… Well, I don’t mind a gay PM, as long as he’s the lesser evil.

No doubt, all these episodes from Wikileaks has caused a major embarrassment to major governments, especially the U.S. Obama Administration. The self-proclaimed democratic leader is hunting down Interpol’s most wanted “terrorist” Julian Assange – dead or alive. While at the other spectrum, the banks and corporations are scared, really scared, because Julian told he’ll leak more files containing the wrongdoings of big banks and corporations. Major banks like Paypal, Master Card and Visa had already frozen Julian’s account. But that is not the end of Wikileaks.

Right now, Wikileaks supporters from around the world are filling the streets with protests, while hackers have joined forces for a cyber war attacking major corporations. Iceland, the haven of freedom of press for journalists has taken a stance to protect Wikileaks base there. And Wikileaks servers are safely tucked in a nuclear-proof bunker in Stockholm.  In fact, many more tech-geeks will be agents like Wikileaks. He has inspired ordinary people like us to rebel against big governments and corporations with a little help of the internet. I think this is the new age of cyber freedom, a world without borders. Julian Assange is definitely the man of 21st Century.

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