Anonymous temporarily shut down the government website for Wakayama Prefecture, where the dolphin slaughter-ground Taiji Cove is located. Taiji Cove and the dolphin slaughter was profiled in the Academy Award-winning documentary The Cove, (director Louie Psihoyos was guest on FDL Movie Night). The site was offline for about 20 minutes.
|By: Lisa Derrick Wednesday January 22, 2014 4:40 pm|
|By: Sara Haile-Mariam Friday November 8, 2013 5:00 pm|
Appearing via Skype and citing that he was there in support of “the most courageous woman working in western music,” Julian Asange delivered a ten minute speech on topics ranging from privacy to freedom of the press, shouting out the reporters who were in exile as a result of their press coverage.
|By: Lisa Derrick Tuesday November 5, 2013 6:53 pm|
When Anonymous erupted on the streets some five and half years ago to protest Scientology, their branding is what caught everyone’s eyes: The majority of protestors wore the Guy Fawkes mask from the movie V for Vendetta, in part because of the movie’s message and in part from EFG, Epic Fail Guy, a meme on 4Chan, the board where members can post images anonymously.