By Scott Eldridge II
Through this paper, Eldridge looks at a number of challenges that both WikiLeaks and its founder, Julian Assange, confront in gaining public support to defend the activities carried out by the whistleblower website.
About the author
Scott Eldridge II is a PhD student in the Department of Journalism studies at the University of Sheffield. He is researching Traditional Journalism identities as it confronts New Media, and exploring issues surrounding WikiLeaks and Journalism under the supervision of Dr. Jairo Lugo-Ocando.