Julian Assange

Julian Assange is an Australian editor, activist, journalist, and founder of Wikileaks.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 7:16am
We Demand an Investigation: NSA and GCHQ Spying on WikiLeaks
Julian Assange calls for the appointment of a Special Prosecutor to investigate the NSA, after documents show US spying on WikiLeaks and its supporters.
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Tuesday, July 30, 2013 - 4:28pm
Statement on Verdict in Bradley Manning Court-Martial
Today Bradley Manning, a whistleblower, was convicted by a military court at Fort Meade of 19 offences for supplying the press with information, including five counts of ’espionage’. He now faces a maximum sentence of 136 years.
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Wednesday, July 3, 2013 - 1:37pm
Why European Nations Must Protect Edward Snowden
On October 12, 2012, the European Union won the Nobel Peace Prize for contributing to the “advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe.” The EU should show itself worthy of this honor and show its will to defend freedom of information, regardless of fears of political pressure from its so-called closest ally, the United States
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Saturday, June 22, 2013 - 11:29am
On 1 Year, Snowden, Manning and More
It has now been a year since I entered this embassy and sought refuge from persecution. As a result of that decision, I have been able to work in relative safety from a US espionage investigation.
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Sunday, June 2, 2013 - 2:42pm
The Banality of ‘Don’t Be Evil’
“ The New Digital Age ” is a startlingly clear and provocative blueprint for technocratic imperialism, from two of its leading witch doctors, Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen, who construct a new idiom for United States global powe
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Friday, November 30, 2012 - 9:48am
Two Years of Cablegate and Bradley Manning Still Awaits Trial
Thursday, November 29th, Bradley Manning testified for the first time since his arrest two and a half years ago in Baghdad. Today also marks the two-year anniversary of the first front pages around the world from Cablegate, an archive of 251,287 U.S.
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Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 6:57am
The Audacity of US Policies
The following is the video and full transcript of Julian Assange’s address to UN delegates on Wednesday, September 26, 2012. The founder of Wikileaks offered the remarks via video stream from the Ecuadorean embassy in London where has sought political refuge from possible extradition to the United States:
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