Julian Assange Is NOT the Equivalent of Daniel Ellsberg

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Bradley Manning is the equivalent of Daniel Ellsberg—according to Daniel Ellsberg in this terrific audio interview on The Brian Lehrer Show. Julian Assange’s WikiLeaks is the equivalent of The New York Times vis-á-vis the Pentagon Papers. Of course, Ellsberg is supportive of both heroic men. By the way, Ellsberg points out that the WikiLeaks documents reveal for the first time to the public that Pres. Barack “Change” Obama is conducting a ground war, i.e., not just drone plane attacks, in Pakistan.

8:35 pm on December 10, 2010