By John Pilger February 18, 2020 “Information Clearing House” – On Saturday, there will be a march from Australia House in London to Parliament Square, the centre of British democracy. People will carry pictures of the Australian publisher and journalist Julian Assange who, on 24 February, faces a court that will decide whether or not he […]
“The publication of classified documents is not yet a crime in the United States. If Assange is extradited and convicted, it will become one.”
In this speech, Nils Melzer, a United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture and Professor of international law at the University of Glasgow, talks about the case of Julian Assange. This speech was recorded on the 4th of February, 2020 at the Royal National Hotel in London in a public rally organized by the Don’t Extradite Assange Campaign.
Listen to the speeches, be inspired and take action in defence of Human Rights, for Julian Assange and for the future of democracy in this country and internationally. We listened to Nils Melzer take us through civil society’s efforts to … Continue reading →
Truth has broken through for those confused about how a publisher ended up in a maximum security prison in London with a one-way extradition ticket to court in the U.S. and the rest of his life behind bars.
Many Thanks to all the participants and Joe, Marty for the reporting and photos. Muswell Hill Four JADC members and several friends and family raised awareness of Julian Assange’s incarceration.and torture at the hand of UK State authorities in the … Continue reading →
Originally posted on The Most Revolutionary Act: By Alex Lantier 25 January 2020 WSWS 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 to demand the freeing of WikiLeaks founder and journalist Julian Assange. A principled and…