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 [...]

Jeremy Hammond Found In Contempt For Failure To Testify Before Federal Grand Jury

By Staff, Sparrowmedia.net -

“Today, in Federal Court in the Eastern District of Virginia, Jeremy Hammond was found in contempt for refusing to answer questions posed to him by a grand jury. This grand jury is  the same [...]

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 [...]

Saying He Would Return To US For Fair Trial, Snowden Wants People To Know ‘Why I Did What I Did’

By Andrea Germanos, Commondreams.org -

"Was it better for the United States? Did it benefit us? Or did it cause harm? They don't want the jury to be able to consider that at all." Edward Snowden said Monday that he would return to the [...]

M.C. McGrath, Hiding In The Open

By Staff, Exposingtheinvisible.org -

M.C. McGrath is a hacker and an activist based in Berlin, Germany and is the creator of Transparency Toolkit. This Toolkit provides a set of tools to collect data from various open data sources [...]

Justice Department To Force Imprisoned Hackivist Jeremy Hammond To Testify Against Wikileaks

By Kevin Gosztola, Shadowproof.com -

FBI informant Hector Xavier Monsegur was instrumental in targeting and carrying out a cyberattack on the private intelligence firm, Stratfor, in 2011. The FBI allowed several individuals to [...]

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. [...]

Executive Summary: Chelsea Manning’s “Grumbles” Motion

By Kelly Wright, Aaronswartzday.org -

This brief digs into the distinction between a punitive sanction and one that is merely “coercive.” A person who is held in civil contempt may be confined (incarcerated) in order to coerce their [...]

The Latest Victim In The Crucifixion Of Julian Assange

By Robert Scheer, Truthdig -

The case of Ola Bini, a Swedish data privacy activist and associate of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, has been shrouded in mystery since his arrest in Quito, Ecuador, on April 11. He was [...]

The Coming Show Trial Of Julian Assange

By Chris Hedges, Truthdig.com -

LONDON—On Friday morning I was in a small courtroom at Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London. Julian Assange, held in Belmarsh Prison and dressed in a pale-blue prison shirt, appeared on a [...]

Assange To Face 5-Day Extradition Hearing In February 2020

By Joe Lauria, Consortiumnews.com -

Decision on Assange’s fate will not come for at least another eight months. A decision on whether Julian Assange will be extradited to the United States to face charges under the Espionage Act [...]

US Issues Formal Request For Assange’s Extradition

By Oscar Grenfell, Wsws.org -

The Washington Post reported today that officials from the US Justice Department issued a formal request to British authorities last Thursday for the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian [...]

Freeing Julian Assange: Part One

By Staff, Contraspin.co.nz -

The first port of call for those defending the world’s most at-risk publishing organisation and its staff has been tackling the individual narratives of its oppressors. Focusing on Sweden, or [...]

First VIDEO Of Julian Assange In Belmarsh Prison

The timestamp on the video says “2017/07/07” but Ruptly said it believes this discrepancy was due to a faulty setting on the recording device and that the video was indeed shot inside Belmarsh [...]