In this Aug. 31, 2012 photo, Alex Cevallos, a journalist from the private television channel Ecuavisa, reports from the National Election Council as the council revises the registration

 

              In this Aug. 31, 2012 photo, Alex Cevallos, a journalist from the private television channel Ecuavisa, reports from the National Election Council as the council revises the registration
In this Aug. 31, 2012 photo, Alex Cevallos, a journalist from the private television channel Ecuavisa, reports from the National Election Council as the council revises the registration of political parties in Quito, Ecuador. To Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, Australian-born Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is a truth-teller who deserves praise and protection as he knocks down the walls of government secrets. But when it comes to Ecuador's opposition media, Correa says too many journalists serve special interests and have immense, unchecked power. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)