Monthly Archives: May 2019

Julian Assange subjected to psychological torture and “collective persecution”, UN Special Rapporteur says

The UN expert Nils Melzer has no doubts. “Julian Assange’s health has been seriously affected by the extremely hostile and arbitrary environment he has been exposed to for many years”, he says. Mr Melzer, Special Rapporteur on torture and other inhuman … Continue reading

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We face a huge fight to defend Julian Assange 30/05/2019 outside Westminster Magistrates Court

A number of great voices were raised outside Westminster Magistrates Court yesterday in defence of Julian Assange the WikiLeaks publisher. Listen to what Gordon Dimmack, Chris Marsden and Maxine Walker had to say. And here is Maxine Walker’s Speech You … Continue reading

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The Media are Intentionally Distorting Assange Case – It’s Time to Correct the Record

MAY 21, 2019 BY 21WIRE Charlotte Gracias 21st Century Wire In 2019, media propaganda and distortion of the truth is commonplace. It is equally, if not more evident, in the treatment of Julian Assange by many mainstream media journalists. As a journalist … Continue reading

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US extradition hearing, Julian Assange too ill to appear via video link

Julian Assange was not at Westminster Magistrates Court today for the US extradition request hearing, because of his poor state of health. As his lawyer Gareth Peirce explained, he was too ill to appear via video link from Belmarsh prison. … Continue reading

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Maxine Walker on the US extradition request for Julian Assange

Just after the US extradition hearing, the activist Maxine Walker expressed her point of view on the US extradition request and the illegal hand over of Julian Assange’s personal belongings to the US, operated last week by the Ecuadorian Embassy.  … Continue reading

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Julian Assange writes from Belmarsh

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Julian Assange has replied to Gordon Dimmack who recently wrote to him in Belmarsh prison. Please share widely his words from prison. Thanks to Maxine Walker who has done the transcript we can read the letter here: Thanks Gordon you … Continue reading

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Public Meeting held in London for Chelsea Manning and Julian Assange

The Socialist Equality Party of Britain organised a public meeting in support of Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning in central London yesterday. Here is the video from the meeting: Clara Campos from The Julian Assange Defence Committee said: For years … Continue reading

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