Julian Assange

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Demonstrators protest the possible extradition of jailed WikiLeaks whistleblower Julian Assange from Britain to the U.S. on September 7, 2020 at Old Bailey court in London. (Photo Richard Baker/Getty Images)
A former warden at ADX Florence has described doing time in the Colorado prison as "a fate worse than death."
Lisa Newcomb, staff writer
"He truly represents a core value of why we are free—because we have freedom of...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Julian Assange (L) and Daniel Ellsberg meet in London on October 25, 2010. (Photo: Robert Wallis/Corbis/Getty Images)
The Pentagon Papers leaker previously called Assange's prosecution the most "...

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The Edward Snowden saga took one more twist today as Ecuador announced it had found a listening device in the London embassy where it's sheltering Julian Assange, a discovery Ecuador's Foreign Minister called "another instance of a loss of ethics at the international level." Between that and the bizarre forcing down of the Bolivian president's plane on the hunch Snowden might be on it leads the Rude Pundit to wonder "how far would we go in violating international law just to show the world (...