The Guardian Publishes, Then Censors Jewish Open Letter Defending Smeared Pro-Corbyn Labour MP Chris Williamson

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

Britain’s leading newspaper The Guardian has censored an open letter published by prominent Jewish intellectuals, writers, and activists that defended leftist Labour Party Member of Parliament [...]

I Live-Tweeted The AFP’s Every Move As They Raided The ABC’s Sydney Headquarters

By John Lyons, Abc.net.au -

It was a surreal moment: standing with a group of Australian Federal Police (AFP) officers around a big screen, sifting through 9,214 emails and documents belonging to my colleagues. I felt like [...]

No Publication Will Be Safe If Assange Is Prosecuted

By Bill Blum, Progressive.org -

Unless and until Assange’s prosecution is dismissed, no publication will be safe from the Administration’s vengeance and overreach. The prosecution of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange under the [...]

Trump’s Charges Against Assange Are Historic Attack On Press Freedoms. Media And Obama Helped Set The Stage

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

WikiLeaks publisher and political prisoner Julian Assange is facing 17 charges under the United States Espionage Act — a draconian law that was written during World War I to imprison leftists who [...]

‘War On Journalism’: Snowden Slams US Indictment Against Assange

By Staff, Informationclearinghouse.info -

May 25, 2019 "Information Clearing House" -  The fate of journalism as we know it is now at stake, after Washington indicted Julian Assange under the Espionage Act, NSA whistleblower Edward [...]

“I Was The CIA Director – We Lied, We Cheated, We Stole”

By Tyler Durden, Zerohedge.com -

Former CIA director and now Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has long accused WikiLeaks of being a “non-state hostile intelligence agency”, usually manipulated by Russia. Since Pompeo first made [...]

Unsealed Affidavit Demonstrates US Seeking To Prosecute Assange For His Journalism

By Oscar Grenfell, Wsws.org -

An affidavit unsealed by US prosecutors on Monday has underscored the unlawful character of the Trump administration’s request that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange be extradited to the US in the [...]

Press TV’s Hashemi Vows To Speak Out Against US Injustice Until Her Last Breath

By Staff, Presstv.com -

Hashemi said she was with her son, Reza, when the FBI arrested her and put her in handcuffs on January 13 before boarding a flight to Denver. She spent the night at St. Louis airport before being [...]

Marzieh Hashemi Released!

By Staff, Israelpalestinenews.org -

Marzieh Hashemi, an American journalist who has been in federal custody for 10 days, has just been released. Hashemi, a prominent news anchor for Iran’s Press TV, was being held in a prison [...]

Arrest Of Marzieh Hashemi Reveals Nature Of Bipartisan Police State

By Ajamu Baraka, Blackagendareport.com -

Arresting PressTV’s Marzieh Hashemi on no criminal charges demonstrates by any objective measure the United States operates as a rogue state in its utter contempt for accepted international [...]

The Brazen Detention Of Marzieh Hashemi, America’s Newest Political Prisoner

By Stanley L. Cohen, Counterpunch.org -

Any discussion of the detention of journalist Marzieh Hashemi must begin in the historical context that all presidents have used the Department of Justice for constitutionally prohibited personal [...]

Twitter Calls On US To #FreeMarziehHashemi As Lawyers Attempt To Unseal Case

By Alexander Rubinstein, Mintpressnews.com -

American journalist Marzieh Hashemi was arrested on Sunday by the FBI as a witness in a criminal case with no further information provided. On Friday, a motion was introduced to at a DC court to [...]

Detained American Iranian TV Anchor Marzieh Hashemi To Appear In Court

By Alison Weir, Mintpressnews.com -

Hashemi was held 48 hours before being allowed to contact her family. She has complained of ill-treatment. Authorities forcibly removed her headscarf and took her away in handcuffs. Iran’s [...]

Prominent Iranian Jailed By FBI: Demand Her Freedom

By Mick Kelly, Fightbacknews.org -

Minneapolis, MN – A well-known Iranian journalist, Marzieh Hashemi, has been jailed by the FBI. Hashemi is an anchor on Iran’s English language Press TV and has interviewed many progressive U.S. [...]