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 [...]

What Could Happen With The Julian Assange Extradition

By Staff, Angelof-truth.com -

The only way we can stop this is to unite as a movement and tell the U.K. judicial system that we demand he not be extradited. We must put our differences aside and join hands to save Assange and [...]

WikiLeaks Warns US Justice Department Preparing More Charges Against Assange

By Oscar Grenfell, Wsws.org -

The US Justice Department is preparing even more charges against journalist and publisher Julian Assange, WikiLeaks warned Thursday. The charges, WikiLeaks said, would be based on the testimony [...]

Press Freedom Under Attack After Assange Indictment, Photos Of Assange In Prison

There are two sets of laws in the United States today. One is inscribed in law books and applies to the majority of Americans. The other is a canon of privileges enjoyed by an establishment under [...]

Chelsea Manning’s Resistance Is Aimed At Abolishing The Grand Jury Once And For All

By Kevin Gosztola, Medium.com -

When Judge Anthony Trenga ordered Chelsea Manning back to jail for refusing to testify before the grand jury investigating WikiLeaks, he urged her to “reflect on the principles she says she’s [...]

Chelsea Manning’s Legal Team Files Motion To Reconsider Sanctions

By Staff, Sparrowmedia.net -

Alexandria, VA — Today, Chelsea Manning and her legal team filed a Motion to Reconsider Sanctions, in which they ask Judge Anthony Trenga to release Chelsea from confinement, and ask that he [...]

Assange Suffering ‘Psychological Torture’: UN Expert

By Staff, Timeslive.co.za -

Julian Assange has been subjected to drawn-out "psychological torture", a UN rights expert said on Friday, accusing the United States, Britain, Ecuador and Sweden of "collective persecution" of [...]