WikiLeaks Co-Creator found dead: Suicide or Murder?

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American Informer

James Dolan co-created the technology that permitted WikiLeaks to acquire and publish the leaked DNC and Podesta emails, was found dead at 36 years old, ruled a “suicide.”  His death comes nearly five years after the “suicide” death of his friend, and co-creator (and Reddit co-founder) Aaron Swartz.

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Dolan, a former Marine, and Swartz help create the secure communications system in 2012, alongside Wired editor Kevin Poulsen, who spearheaded the project first known as “StrongBox” then later “DeadDrop.” The safe submission system has been used by The New Yorker, Washington Post, The New York Times, Associated Press and Gizmodo.   These secure transactions allowed “highly secure communication between journalists and sources in possession of sensitive information or documents,” per Gizmodo.

Co-creator Aaron Swartz committed suicide on January 11, 2013, at the young age of 26. Swartz left no suicide note in his New York apartment. However, some people noted he may have been depressed and was facing jail time under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act for hacking into MIT’s computer network and stealing copies of 4.8 million academic papers.

Swartz’s father believes the government “indirectly killed” Swartz.  While his girlfriend at the time, Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman thinks he was driven to suicide by a two-year prosecution over the MIT hacking case which had “drained all of his financial resources,” despite not fitting any of the signs of clinical depression and associated disorders.

Dolan joined the Freedom of the Press Foundation to maintain SecureDrop after co-creator Aaron Swartz took his life, as pressure mounted in a federal investigation against him that many felt was overzealous.

In a tribute post, the Freedom of the Press Foundation said that Dolan had “long suffered from PTSD from his time serving in the Marines during the Iraq war,” adding “It was an experience that affected him in multiple ways. He often cited the Iraq War as his inspiration for wanting to help journalists and whistleblowers; it made him realize governments needed to be much more transparent and accountable.”

Timm, FPF’s Executive Director, wrote: “It is impossible to overstate how fundamentally important James Dolan was to the development of both Freedom of the Press Foundation and SecureDrop.”

Conspiracy theorists say it’s eerily suspicious how all of the top WikiLeaks people and some of Julian Assange associates, end up dying from early deaths, notably suicides, over the span of one-year after WikiLeaks contributed secrets to the 2016 Presidential election. Aaron Schwarz, Seth Rich, James Dolan, and more are gone, and interestingly enough, James dies the day after the Assange got his SSID from Ecuador.


Some speculate that James Dolan, like Aaron Swartz, may not have actually committed suicide.

James Dolan is the reason we were able to see the DNC and Podesta emails. His tech knowledge was the means in which leaker Seth Rich was able to expose Hillary Clinton.  James Dolan believed Seth Rich was murdered and would have said so.

As they say “Dead men don’t talk.”

The circumstances of Dolan’s death is still yet unknown.


19 Comments
  1. Post Author

    With all the corrupt actions being unvailed about the Obama’s administration FBI and DOJ offices, I can absolutely see that these arranged suicides ( like those in the Clinton admin.) are a function of any socialist administration. ( “the end justifies the means”)

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      I don’t believe for a minute that any of them committed suicide.

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      Hum… it sounds too suspicious to me!
      God is an all seeing eye. We’ll see about what the truth is when we all stand before our Creator.

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      It’s high time that these paid or unpaid hitmen who are killing off all of those who are trying to get the truth out be summarily caught and given the death penalty. Regardless of who they are. Even the likes of Hillary and the members of the Deep State are to be taken down.

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    These gentlemen, along with the American public, deserve justice.

  3. Post Author

    Hmmm, fits a DEMORAT’s method of taking care of Enemies, famous for SUICIDES of anybody who dare reveal TRUTH about them!!!!!

  4. Post Author

    How many people associated to the Clinton Scandals have committed suicide. Or is it MURDER.

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    Where will get the truth?

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      There is only one author of Truth-that is the Lord Jesus in our Bibles. I am so sad and sorry for the loss/murder of people telling the truth. This generation is perverse and even Jesus said “wrong will be right and right will be wrong in these coming days.” He said more if we will just read and know real Truth-His Name is Jesus!

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    So would this be oh, #49 on the Clinton death list?

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    Its not a coincidence. These guys expose the corruption and then commit suicide? I don’t think so ! I sure hope the truth comes out and the corrupt ones all go to prison for life ! They deserve that and more !

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    I’m getting a little impatient about the release of all of the evidence and why there’s no indictment of Peter Shoriz, his mistress Page, Comey, McCabe, Rosenstein, and all the of the Clintons for the felonies we know they committed.

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      You mean Strzok?

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      We’ll Never see them in our lifetime.

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    Arkancide.

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    Wish the Clintons would both commit suicide. The would be better off !

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      I agree completely!

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    Why do I imagine Hillary with a big smile on her face?

  12. Post Author

    Suicide?
    I really doubt it.

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