"People should not be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people."
--V (V for Vendetta)
Few people have done more to expose the crimes, corruption, hypocrisy. lies et al of governments worldwide than Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks. Similar to Edward Snowden, Assange has become a true enemy of the State.
US officials, including Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, have had conversations about eliminating Assange:
Now, it appears that the statists are working in concert to shut him down. Whether they are successful remains to be seen.
Regardless, Assange has opened eyes. If those eyes remain open, then Assange will have created a tremendous legacy.