Two OPCW Whistleblowers Confront Leadership Over Douma Deception

By Aaron Mate, -

Two whistleblowing inspectors at the center of an Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) cover-up scandal are demanding that their suppressed findings get a fair, [...]

The Travesty Of Julian Assange’s Prosecution Raises Wider Issues

By James O’Neill, -

In all societies that are pleased to describe themselves as adherents to the basic principle we commonly refer to as the “rule of law” there are certain basic fundamental principles that are [...]

Jeffrey Sterling: Assange Case Shows USA Will Use Any Method To Quiet Dissent

By Staff, -

On this episode of Going Underground, we speak to CIA Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling, who was convicted for revealing details about Operation Merlin. He discusses the extradition trial and [...]

Seth Rich, Julian Assange And Dana Rohrabacher – Will We Ever Know The Truth About The Stolen DNC Files?

By Philip Giraldi, -

The media is doing its best to make the Seth Rich story go away, but it seems to have a life of its own, possibly due to the fact that the accepted narrative about how Rich died makes no sense. [...]

US Whistleblower’s Mom Asks For Help To Get Son Released

By Vakkas Doğantekin, -

The mother of internationally known whistleblower Brandon Bryant started an online donation campaign to pay for her son's $100,000 bail and get him out of jail. Bryant, 34, an ex-drone pilot for [...]

Bid To Free Manning Launched As Explosive New Evidence Threatens To End Assange Extradition

By Tom Coburg, -

Lawyers acting on behalf of imprisoned whistleblower Chelsea Manning have lodged a motion, arguing for her release. This comes as WikiLeaks tweeted that Julian Assange‘s lawyers intend to produce [...]

Assange Defence Team: “The Empire Calls It Espionage. We Call It Journalism”

By Thomas Scripps, -

More than 100 journalists from 23 countries attended a press conference in London yesterday to discuss the US extradition hearing for Julian Assange that opens Monday. Organised by the Foreign [...]

In Search Of ‘Alex’, The Elusive OPCW Whistleblower

By Brian Whitaker, -

Last October a mysterious whistleblower surfaced in Brussels complaining of irregularities in the OPCW's investigation of a suspected chemical attack in Douma, Syria. "Alex" – as the [...]

French “Yellow Vests” Protest For Assange Outside Belmarsh Prison In London

By Alex Lantier, -

Today, hundreds of “yellow vests” from France and protesters from other countries across Europe, including Belgium and Britain, are protesting outside Belmarsh maximum security prison in London [...]

The Empire’s War On Oppositional Journalism Continues To Escalate

By Staff, -

It is not surprising that Brazil is advancing the same war on journalism we’ve been seeing in the US, UK, Australia and France. With the election of the overtly fascist Jair Bolsonaro in October [...]

Australian Political Leaders Urge End To Assange Prosecution

By Rob Harris, -

Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has joined calls for the Morrison government to try to halt Julian Assange's potential extradition from Britain to the United States on espionage [...]

Chelsea Manning Responds To United Nations Rapporteur’s Call For Her Release

By Staff, -

Alexandria, VA — This week Nils Melzer, the United Nations’ Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment published a letter to the U.S. [...]

Coercive Measures Against Chelsea Manning Violate Prohibition On Torture

By Staff, -

I have the honour to address you in my capacity as Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 34/19. [...]

Here Are Five Ways To Support Chelsea Manning In 2020

By Ella Fassler, -

The year 2019 has been a nightmare for whistleblower Chelsea Manning and her supporters. While Donald Trump cleared three members of the United States Army who reportedly murdered Afghani [...]

Wikileaks Still Holding Powerful To Account As Founder Julian Assange “Slowly Dies” In Prison

By Alan Macleod, -

Julian Assange is dying inside Belmarsh Prison in London. Those are his own words, relayed through English journalist Vaughan Smith, who revealed that the Wikileaks founder called him on [...]