Wikileaks founder will address Green Party convention
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Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange will speak at the Green Party convention in Houston via live stream, the Houston Chronicle reported

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Assange is scheduled to speak Saturday at 11:45 a.m. local time from the Embassy of Ecuador in London, making a high-profile speech on the third day of the convention, before the party officially picks its nominee. 

Assange will be interviewed by 2004 Green Party presidential nominee David Cobb, party officials said in a statement on Friday.

Wikileaks made headlines last month when it released thousands of emails on the eve of the Democratic convention that showed some party officials had worked to back Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonSaagar Enjeti: Tuesday's Democratic debate already 'rigged' against Gabbard, Sanders Ilhan Omar raises .1 million in third quarter Bloomberg rethinking running for president: report MORE’s campaign from behind the scenes.

The emails made supporters of Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSupport drops for Medicare for All but increases for public option Hillicon Valley: Warren takes on Facebook over political ads | Zuckerberg defends meetings with conservatives | Civil liberties groups sound alarm over online extremism bill On The Money: Trump touts China trade deal | Wall Street, Washington see signs for caution | Trump threatens sanctions on Turkey | Sanders proposes sharp hike to corporate taxes MORE furious and prompted the resignation of DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz.