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The Brits are having an election on June 8, as Prime Minister Theresa May looks to shore up support before things really get messy with Brexit. But an unlikely person has just floated the idea of running for British Parliament. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange just asked his followers on Twitter if he should run for election.

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Fox News will air Sean Hannity's interview with Julian Assange today — the Wikileaks founder who's currently hiding in Ecuador's embassy in London. Fox & Friends talked about the interview this morning, but if you take a look at the banner above, we're practically in a second Cold War.

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WikiLeaks founder and editor-in-chief Julian Assange will (virtually) join superstar physicist Dr Brian Greene on Think Inc's 2017 Australian tour.

Think Inc is designed to "reinvigorate the thrill of rational discourse" in daily conversation, where audiences are invited to discuss "smart answers to big questions" alongside the heavyweights, with past speakers including the likes of Dr Neil deGrasse Tyson, Dr Cornel West, and Dr Michio Kaku.

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Suppression by "powerful states and organisations" is, according to Julian Assange in his 2012 book Cypherpunks: Freedom and the Future of the Internet, "one of the hardships WikiLeaks was built to endure." That claim must reek of false bluster now that his whistleblowing organisation has since been compromised by the US government, according to the internet's greatest conspiracy theorists.