Assange’s Father John Shipton On The Home Run Tour For Julian

By Paul Gregoire, Sydney Criminal Lawyers. -

For the past fortnight the Home Run for Julian tour has been weaving its way through regional and suburban Victoria and NSW, towards the nation’s capital. And along its route, it’s met with [...]

Debunking The Myth Of Assange As A Terrorist

By Eric J. S. Harvey, LA Progressive. -

Ten years ago, President-elect Joseph R. Biden, Jr. referred to Founder and former Editor-in-Chief of Wikileaks Julian Assange as a “high-tech terrorist.” Saying this, Biden located himself [...]

Julian Assange Wins 2020 Gary Webb Freedom Of The Press Award

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

Julian Assange, the imprisoned and maligned publisher of WikiLeaks, has been awarded the 2020 Gary Webb Freedom of the Press Award by the board of the Consortium for Independent Journalism, [...]

Julian Assange’s Father Takes Fight To Free His Son To Canberra

By Hannah Sparks, The Riot Act. -

John Shipton, the father of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is currently in custody in London pending a High Court appeal, will protest outside Parliament House with supporters from 8:00 am [...]

‘Enough Is Enough’, Says Julian Assange’s Father

By Kerry Smith, Green Left. -

John Shipton has started an eight-city speaking tour — the Home Run 4 Julian tour — in defence of his son Julian Assange who is still languishing in Belmarsh Prison. The protest tour was [...]

Letter: On The Matter Of Assange’s Lawyers Considering A Cross Appeal

By Alexander Mercouris, Consortium News. -

Julian Assange’s lawyers are considering bringing a cross appeal to the High Court in London disputing parts of District Judge Vanessa Baraitser’s Jan. 4 judgment not to extradite Assange to the [...]

The Atrocious Prosecution Of Julian Assange

By Eve Ottenberg, Counterpunch. -

What do Biden and Trump have in common? (Aside from jerking Iran around over the nuclear treaty, proclaiming support for a phony, unelected pretender to the Venezuelan presidency, Juan Guaido, [...]

Biden DOJ Files Appeal To Get Assange Extradited

By Consortium News. -

The liberal administration of Joe Biden proved itself to be no less an enemy of press freedom than Donald Trump when it filed an appeal at the UK High Court on Friday to get their hands on the [...]

Assange Prosecution, Launched By Trump Justice Department, Will Continue Under Biden

By Kevin Gosztola, The Dissenter. -

The Justice Department under President Joe Biden plans to continue the case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that was launched under President Donald Trump. "We continue to seek his [...]

Biden Administration To Seek Extradition Of Julian Assange

By Mark Hosenball, Reuters. -

Washington, DC - President Joe Biden’s administration plans to continue to seek to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from the United Kingdom to the United States to face hacking [...]

Press Freedom Groups Call On DOJ To Drop Assange Charges

The letter comes just days before the United States’ deadline to appeal the ruling in Julian Assange’s extradition hearing. On January 4, British Judge Vanessa Baraitser blocked Assange’s [...]

Julian Assange Deserves A Nobel Peace Prize

By The Courage Foundation. -

Julian Assange has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. We think he deserves to win. There is an incredibly long list of actions that Julian has taken toward a more peaceful world. As [...]

No Pardons For Edward Snowden Or Julian Assange

By Kevin Gosztola, The Dissenter. -

Although several long shot campaigns were mounted, President Donald Trump did not pardon any whistleblowers who were indicted or prosecuted under the United States Espionage Act. He also declined [...]

Assange Ruling Is A Blow Against A Free Press – A Closer Look

By Mohamed Elmaazi, Jacobin Magazine. -

Judge Vanessa Baraitser’s decision to prevent Julian Assange’s extradition to the United States to face trial on espionage-related criminal charges is a partial victory for Assange, his family, [...]

UK Judge Justifies CIA Spying On Assange

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

The British judge ruling in the US government’s extradition case against journalist Julian Assange justified a CIA spying operation targeting both the WikiLeaks publisher and the Ecuadorian [...]