Caitlin Johnstone: Prosecuting Assange Sets Stage for Silencing All Journalists Comment by Robert Steele on National Security Warrants Compelling Lies

The Prosecution Of Julian Assange Is Infinitely Bigger Than Assange As we’ve discussed previously, the prosecution of Assange is really designed to set a legal precedent which will enable the US government to imprison journalists for trying to hold it to account using journalism.

Pepe Escobar: The Deep State vs. WikiLeaks / Julian Assange

The Deep State vs. WikiLeaks The Made by FBI indictment of Julian Assange does look like a dead man walking. No evidence. No documents. No surefire testimony. Just a crossfire of conditionals. But never underestimate the legalese contortionism of US government (USG) functionaries. As much as Assange may not be characterized as a journalist and publisher, the …

Caitlin Johnstone: Debunking All the Assange Smears

Debunking All The Assange Smears Corrupt and unaccountable power uses its political and media influence to smear Assange because, as far as the interests of corrupt and unaccountable power are concerned, killing his reputation is as good as killing him. If everyone can be paced into viewing him with hatred and revulsion, they’ll be far …

Scott Bennett: What Assange Will Tell Congress…

Julian Assange will be presenting material to the US Congress which will do the following: 1.  Confirm that Russia did not provide the cables and emails and other computer materials obtained from the Democrat National Committee computer servers, but instead confirm that Congressional staffer Seth Rich was the source, and was killed for it.  Julian …

Strategic Culture: Julian Assange Is Guilty Only of Revealing the Evil Soul of US Imperialism

Julian Assange Is Guilty Only of Revealing the Evil Soul of US Imperialism Assange is “guilty” of two “cardinal sins”: revealing US war crimes committed in Iraq and committing the unpardonable sin of publishing the emails of Clinton, Podesta and the Democratic National Committee, thereby revealing such chicanery in US domestic politics as the fraud …

John Pilger: Assange Arrest a Warning…

Assange Arrest A Warning From History  The glimpse of Julian Assange being dragged from the Ecuadorean embassy in London is an emblem of the times. Might against right. Muscle against the law. Indecency against courage. Six policemen manhandled a sick journalist, his eyes wincing against his first natural light in almost seven years.

Kit Knightly: Obvious Dirty Dealings Behind Julian Assange’s Arrest

The Obvious Dirty Dealings Behind Julian Assange’s Arrest The US has been planning to have Julian Assange handed over for a longtime, that much is obvious. Mike Pence, the Vice President, was visiting Ecuador last year, notionally to discuss the Venezuela situation, and trade. But it was fairly obvious at the time, and even more so …

Caitlin Johnston: Assange Is a Journalist — Press Freedom is OVER!

The US Government Won’t Care About Your Definition Of Journalism After The Assange Precedent Is Set The particular journalistic activities that the US is currently trying to extradite Assange for is encouraging a source to give him more documents and conspiracy to help Manning hide her identity so that she would not be persecuted for …

Veterans Today: The Deep State Narrative? Assange Smeared Shit on Walls, Fornicated with His Cat?

Assange Schmeared Sh#t on Walls, Ecuador’s UK Envoy Claims Editor’s note:  The Deep State machinery is in full motion, a once in a lifetime chance for trained watchers.  The real king of the Deep State, Julian Assange, has put himself in play, with evidence he is stark raving mad, and by our estimation always has …

Zero Hedge: Seven Years of Lies About Assange Won’t Stop Now…

The 7 Years Of Lies About Assange Won’t Stop Now Jonathan Cook From the moment he sought asylum, Assange was cast as an outlaw. His work as the founder of Wikileaks – a digital platform that for the first time in history gave ordinary people a glimpse into the darkest recesses of the most secure …

Anthony Judge: Julian Assange, Pontius Pilate, Easter Bunny….

Trial of Julian Assange — Who is the Pontius Pilate of Easter 2019? In dramatic anticipation of emergence of a Church of Julian The “triumvirate” of Manning-Assange-Snowden could be embodied in a single image, resembling that of Han Solo sealed in carbonite (as in a tombstone). This could be appropriately and elegantly displayed under a …