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The Prosecution Of Julian Assange Is A Threat To Journalists Everywhere

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers / Popular Resistance Above: Supporters of Julian Assange gather outside Westminster Court after Assange’s arrest. Photo by WIktor Szymanowicz for AFP-NurPhoto. Action steps:  Take action to protect Julian Assange. Click here to read about what you can do. Support the Embassy Protection Collective. The United States is recognizing its fake […]

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Martin and Julian: Reflections on the Arrest of Julian Assange

 Richard E. Rubenstein Will someone please explain to me why Martin Luther King, Jr. is considered a hero for violating laws sustaining the system of racial discrimination, while Julian Assange is considered a villain for violating laws sustaining the system of imperial war? Democratic Party bigwigs are celebrating the arrest of the Wikileaks founder in […]

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REVEALED: Julian Assange was carrying a book by Gore Vidal which criticizes the American military-industrial complex when he was dragged from the Ecuadorian embassy

By Rod Ardehali  / Dailymail.com Julian Assange appeared to be sending a message when he decided to carry a book by Gore Vidal criticizing the American security state, as he was arrested in London yesterday. The WikiLeaks founder was pictured carrying a copy of ‘The History of the National Security State’, which is a scathing critique […]

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Assange Takes Legal Action To Force Trump Administraton To Reveal Charges Against Him

By Defend Wikileaks / Popular Resistance. Lawyers Further Seek To Compel Ecuador To Prevent Extradition to the United States Lawyers for Julian Assange have filed an urgent application to the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights (IACHR), based in Washington D.C., to direct the Trump Administration to unseal the charges it has secretly filed against Mr. […]

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Ecuador close to evicting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange: Greenwald

DW. Ecuadorian authorities are about to expel WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from their London embassy, investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald reported. Assange was granted asylum in 2012 to avoid extradition to the US. Assange has staged occasional public appearances from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London The UK and Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno are […]

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Why Ecuador?

By Ola Bini / Peoples Dispatch. Political prisoner Ola Bini, who was arrested on April 11 in Quito, Ecuador and put into preventative detention, writes from prison about why he chose to move to Ecuador Two weeks. Prison here in Ecuador is a maddening mix of long stretches of isolation and boredom interspersed with random […]

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If War Is an Industry, How Can There Be Peace in a Capitalist World? The Seventeenth Newsletter (2019).

By Vijay Prashad. Greetings from the desk of the Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. On 26 April 1937, twelve bombers of the German Condor Legion and the Italian Aviazione Legionaria flew low over the Basque country of Spain in the midst of the Spanish Civil War (1936-39). They tore down over the small town of […]

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Adversary Russia

By Andrew Levine / Counterpunch. For corporate media, it is practically axiomatic: Russia is and ought to be an “adversary” of the United States. The duopoly parties agree. Donald Trump seems to have a different view – though only from time to time, and for reasons that no one outside his innermost circle really knows, but […]

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Trump Articles of Impeachment

A growing work in progress (as of 1/28/2019). / Rootsaction.org. Violation of Constitution on Domestic Emoluments Violation of Constitution on Foreign Emoluments Incitement of Violence Interference With Voting Rights Discrimination Based On Religion Illegal War Illegal Threat of Nuclear War Abuse of Pardon Power Obstruction of Justice Politicizing Prosecutions Collusion Against the United States with […]