It would be easy to paint a very grim picture of gender equality in Tinseltown. Statistics don't lie, but the numbers alone do not tell the whole story. We now have women being recognized in almost every category of the Oscars.
One of the core goals of Assange's project is to dismantle what he calls conspiracies, but he doesn't mean 'conspiracy' in the usual sense of people sitting around in a room plotting some crime or deception.
Of the 27 nations that will see participation in Earth Hour for the first time in 2010, eight will do so as a result of online networking, exemplifying the power of the online revolution and the age of citizen journalism.