Hundreds Take Part In ‘Don’t Extradite Assange’ Rally In London

By Staff, Peoplesdispatch.org -

The rally featured several celebrities and progressive activists advocating for Assange’s release, along with his father John Shipton, who also addressed the crowds. Hundreds attended a rally in [...]

Concert For Assange Outside UK Home Office Demands “No Extradition!”

By Laura Tiernan, Wsws.org -

Hundreds gathered outside the UK Home Office in central London last night for a concert in support of imprisoned WikiLeaks founder and multi-award-winning journalist Julian Assange. Rap artist [...]

“I Was Fired For Helping Julian Assange, And I Have No Regrets”

By Fidel Narvaez, Jacobinmag.com -

Assange had been granted asylum in 2012, at the height of Latin America’s Pink Tide, when progressive governments across the continent challenged US interference in the region. Six and a half [...]

Assange In Court

By Staff, Craigmurray.org.uk -

UPDATE I have received scores of requests to republish and/or translate this article. It is absolutely free to use and reproduce and I should be delighted if everybody does; the world should know [...]

Anti-Assange Court Continues Unfair Extradition Hearing To Railroad Assange To US

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

On October 21, 2019, Assange appeared in court for an extradition hearing. Assange is being held in a British jail pending the US extradition, having served his sentence for going to the [...]

A Coalition Of Support: Parliamentarians For Julian Assange

By Binoy Kampmark, Ahtribune.com -

Australian politicians, and the consular staff of the country, are rarely that engaged on the subject of protecting their citizens.  In a couple of notorious cases, Australian authorities [...]

Julian Assange – ‘Find Justice And Make It Quick’

By Alison Broinowski, Ahtribune.com -

With the US on the warpath and Australia sending military, air, and naval support for American activities in the Gulf, three Australian and British nationals are being made an example of in Iran, [...]

Advocates Protest For Julian Assange Outside Belmarsh Prison

By Laura Tiernan, WSWS. -

A large crowd rallied outside Belmarsh Prison in London on Saturday as jailed WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange received the Gavin MacFadyen Award 2019—the only journalism prize given by [...]

They’re Murdering My Son: Father Of Julian Assange Tells Of Pain And Anguish

By Finian Cunningham, Mintpressnews.com -

Julian Assange’s father, John Shipton, gave an interview to Strategic Culture Foundation over the weekend. After arriving from his home country of Australia, Shipton is visiting several European [...]

Busting A Myth: Assange Has Published Damaging Material On Russia

By Patrick Lawrence, Consortiumnews.com -

Among the many myths fostered by critics of WikiLeaks is that the publication has repeatedly shown political bias in favor of nations the U.S. treats as enemies and suppresses documents damaging [...]

Chelsea Manning Imprisoned Without Charge For Six Months

By Kevin Reed and James Cogan, Wsws.org -

The courageous whistleblower Chelsea Manning has now been held in a federal detention center in Alexandria, Virginia for more than six months. Manning has not been charged with or committed any [...]

British Judge Jails Assange Indefinitely, Despite End Of Sentence

By Oscar Grenfell, WSWS.org. -

In a hearing at Westminster Magistrates’ Court yesterday morning, British District Judge Vanessa Baraitser ruled that WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange will remain in prison, despite the fact [...]

“Please Save My Life”: Julian Assange In Prison

By Annissa Warsame, European Centre for Press and Media Freedom. -

For over 150 days this has been Julian Assange’s residence, whether he likes it or not. And a judge has ruled today, he is to remain there even after his jail sentence is over.  Swiftly after [...]

Roger Waters And John Pilger Make Powerful Defence Of Julian Assange In London

By Staff, Wsws.org -

Up to 1,000 people gathered last night in central London to hear internationally acclaimed musician Roger Waters deliver a musical tribute to imprisoned WikiLeaks’ publisher Julian Assange. [...]

A Society Is Only As Free As Its Most Troublesome Political Dissident

By Staff,  Caitlinjohnstone.com -

You wouldn’t know it from any western mass media reporting as of this writing, but musician Roger Waters is about to perform the iconic Pink Floyd song “Wish You Were Here” in front of the office [...]