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Libertarian telling it as it is

2020 Libertarian Vice Presidential candidate Spike Cohen spoke out for Julian Assange Saturday afternoon at a rally in front of the Department of Justice in Washington DC.“Julian wasn’t trying to help dictatorships,” said Cohen of Assange’s disclosures. “He was trying to stop the United States from becoming one!”“And that’s why they want him in jail, […]

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Julian Assange’s High Court fight against extradition

Julian Assange Files his Perfected Grounds of AppealToday, 26 August 2022, Julian Assange is filing his Perfected Grounds of Appeal before the High Court of Justice Administrative Court. The Respondents are the Government of the United States and the Secretary of State for the Home Department, Priti Patel. https://www.crowdjustice.com/case/assangeappeal/?utm_source=sendinblue&utm_campaign=CASE%20EMAIL%20FOR%20BACKERS&utm_medium=email The Perfected Grounds of Appeal contain […]

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Hold the line

Please try and join us on the 8th October as we defend political prisoner Julian Assange from 175 years in solitary in a US prison. Time is running out as a compliant British government has gone along with bad actors in the US government.Remember this is about more than just the life of one man. […]

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Those Angry at Rushdie’s Stabbing Have Been Missing In Action Over a Far Bigger Threat to our Freedom

  Nothing I am about to write should be read as diminishing in any way my sympathy for Salman Rushdie, or my outrage at the appalling attack on him. Those who more than 30 years ago put a fatwa on his head after he wrote the novel, “The Satanic Verses,” made this assault possible. They […]

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CIA sued over alleged spying on lawyers, journalists who met Assange | Reuters

The lawsuit said that CIA under Pompeo violated the privacy rights of those American journalists and lawyers by allegedly spying on them. The plaintiffs include journalists Charles Glass and John Goetz and attorneys Margaret Kunstler and Deborah Hrbek, who have represented Assange. “The United States Constitution shields American citizens from U.S. government overreach even when […]

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Why Julian Assange is hated – The Spectator World

The latest twist in the Assange saga is just the culmination of the long and slow well-orchestrated campaign of character assassination But that’s not all: the threat to our freedom disclosed by whistleblowers has even further systemic roots. Assange should be defended not only because his acts annoyed and embarrassed the US secret services. What he revealed […]

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The execution of Julian Assange: He exposed the crimes of empire — and that can’t be tolerated | Salon.com

The WikiLeaks founder’s unforgivable sin was to expose the U.S. empire’s war crimes. For that, he faces death Source: The execution of Julian Assange: He exposed the crimes of empire — and that can’t be tolerated | Salon.com Let us name Julian Assange’s executioners. Joe Biden. Boris Johnson. Scott Morrison. Theresa May. Lenin Moreno. Donald […]

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Why the Persecution of Julian Assange Must End – Foundation for Economic Education

Despite the bipartisan hatred of Assange, the only people who should be facing criminal charges in this entire scenario are the people throughout our government who are responsible for the war crimes revealed by WikiLeaks, Assange, and Manning. Assange was merely doing what the vast majority of the mainstream media has long since neglected: his […]

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Julian Assange: The Man Who Knew Too Much – LA Progressive

A decade ago Daniel Ellsberg, who exposed government lies about the Vietnam War by leaking the Pentagon Papers, told me government’s objective going after him was a UK-styled Official Secrets Act that undermines First Amendment protections. Beyond criminalizing leaking classified materials, it would criminalize seeking and publishing them. I recently asked James C. Goodale, who […]

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Kidnapping, assassination and a London shoot-out: Inside the CIA’s secret war plans against WikiLeaks

Some senior officials inside the CIA and the Trump administration even discussed killing Assange, going so far as to request “sketches” or “options” for how to assassinate him. Discussions over kidnapping or killing Assange occurred “at the highest levels” of the Trump administration, said a former senior counterintelligence official. “There seemed to be no boundaries.” […]