April 11: Global Day Of Action For Julian Assange
Above photo: A supporter of Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange wearing a Donald Trump face mask holds a placard outside Australia House in central London against Assange’s extradition to the United States where he will face espionage charges. The extradition trial hearing will be held at Woolwich Crown Court on February 24, 2020. Steve Taylor/SOPA Images/Lightrocket via Getty Images.
International rallies to mark 2 years since Julian Assange was arrested and imprisoned in HMP Belmarsh.
Assange supporters Candles4Assange have put together an incredibly helpful list of actions planned for Julian Assange on April 11th around the world, to mark 2 years of his unjust imprisonment. The full Twitter thread is here but we’ve also listed each event by city below.
CBS building -> Hollywood Blvd -> CNN building
UK Consulate (2nd/47th Streets)
Ecuadorian Embassy (2535 15th St. NW) -> British Embassy
Department of Justice (950 Pennsylvania Ave)
Speer Blvd & Lincoln St
Capitol Building (1E Edenton Street)
City Hall Park
11:30am: 3 Hans Crescent (Knightsbridge station)
1pm: Westminster Magistrates’ Court (Baker Street station)
3pm: HMP Belmarsh (Plumstead Station or No. 380 bus)
7:30am motorway billboard, Hill St
US Consulate (23 Customs St. East)
Ecuadorian Embassy (Tennyson 217 Polanco)
US Consulate (360 University Ave)
Silent march, Weseler Werft
Bertha Von Suttner Platz (near US & UK consulate