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Assange fiancee seeks safe haven for jailed WikiLeaks founder, AFP, 4 June 2021

Ai Weiwei accuses curators of rejecting artwork over Julian Assange content by David Batty, The Guardian, 2 June 2021

Daniel Ellsberg Explains Why Now Was the Right Time to Release Top-Secret File on Nuclear Weapons by Jon Schwarz, The Intercept, 1 June 2021

Biden 'Well-Prepared to Answer for This,' Says Snowden After Report Denmark Helped US Spy on Merkel by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams, 31 May 2021

Snowden Says 'Downing' Aircraft to Arrest Dissidents Should Always Be Opposed, Sputnik, 24 May 2021

Time for a new Toolbox by John Hawkins, MR Online, 25 May 2021

Worse Than the Dreyfuss Affair: the Persecution of Julian Assange by Alfred de Zayas, CounterPunch, 12 May 2021

Dan Ellsberg blows the whistle again at UMASS-Amherst Conference to commemorate his legacy by Jeremy Kuzmarov, MR Online, 10 May 2021

WATCH: International Festival of Dissent, Whistleblowing and Accountability, Consortium News, 10 May 2021

Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale Jailed Ahead of Sentencing by Alex Emmons, The Intercept, 6 May 2021

Snowden says Assange prosecution shows Biden's lip service to ‘brave journalists' on World Press Freedom Day rings hollow, RT, 3 May 2021

Help Us to Cover the Julian Assange Story, Consortium News, 2 May 2021

Revealed: The UK government campaign to force Julian Assange from the Ecuadorian embassy by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 28 April 2021

ASSANGE EXTRADITION: The CIA's Chinese Walls by Craig Murray, Consortium News, 27 April 2021

Memo to Biden — What About the Other Whistleblowers? by John Kiriakou, Consortium News, 22 April 2021

Navalny vs Assange, or the geopolitics of selective outrage by Thomas Scripps, World Socialist Web Site, 21 April 2021

The case of Julian Assange: Rule of law undermined by Matthias von Hein, DW, 20 April 2021

Assange, Nils Melzer says the treatment of Julian leaves him “speechless” by Stefania Maurizi, il Fatto Quotidiano, 17 April 2021

WATCH: Worldwide Members of Parliament Back Assange, Consortium News, 17 April 2021

‘Hale's Crime Is Not Leaking Information, but Exposing Government Lies About the Drone Program' by Chip Gibbons and Janine Jackson, FAIR, 16 April 2021

Marking Two Years Since Assange's Arrest, Press Freedom Advocates Demand Biden DOJ Drop All Charges by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams, 11 April 2021

ASSANGE EXTRADITION: A History of the Espionage Act and How it Ensnared Julian Assange by Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 11 April 2021

WATCH: CN Live! — 2 Yrs After Arrest: ‘Lawmakers for Assange' by Australian MPs, Consortium News, 10 April 2021

Bitcoin: Revolutionary Money in a Time of Universal Deceit by Nozomi Hayase, Consortium News, 9 April 2021

Daniel Ellsberg at 90 – “It's Still Possible to Save Humanity” by Paul Jay, ZNet, 8 April 2021 (video and transcript)

Bitcoiners Should Stand Up For My Brother, Julian Assange by Gabriel Shipton, Bitcoin Magazine, 7 April 2021

Everything The West Claims It Values Is Invalidated By Its Treatment Of Assange,, 6 April 2021

As Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale Pleads Guilty, Advocates Warn of 'Profound Threat' to Free Press by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 2 April 2021

Pope Needs to Send Easter Message to Biden on Assange by Elizabeth Vos, Consortium News, 31 March 2021

Julian Assange could finally walk free—if we seize the moment by Scott Ludlam, Arena, 27 March 2021

WATCH: Presentation of Adams Award & Stephen Cohen Tribute, Consortium News, 21 March 2021

Eight years after dramatic arrival to Moscow, ex-US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden ready to apply for Russian citizenship by Jonny Tickle, RT, 18 March 2021

WATCH: Outside Parliament, Australian Politicians Call for Assange's Release, Consortium News, 18 March 2021

WATCH: CN Live!—New Season, Episode 1: Dissident Intellectual (Richard Falk), Consortium News, 17 March 2021

Julian Assange Can't 'Receive a Fair Trial' in the US, CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou Explains by Mohamed Elmaazi, Sputnik, 16 March 2021

MI-5 Whistleblower Annie Machon Wins 2021 Sam Adams Award; Prof. Stephen Cohen to be Honored, Consortium News, 16 March 2021

WATCH: Home Run for Assange by John Shipton and others, Consortium News, 14 March 2021

Britain proudly announces a plan to ‘protect journalists' – but if it really cared it would free Julian Assange by George Szamuely, RT, 10 March 2021

Julian Assange's Partner, Stella Moris, Speaks Out by Matt Taibbi and Katie Halper, Useful Idiots/YouTube, 6 March 2021 (video)

WATCH: The Assange Case & Western Political Repression, Consortium News, 1 March 2021

Press Freedom and Julian Assange by Deepa Govindarajan Driver, Mohamed Elmaazi and Ray McGovewrn, YouTube, 28 February 2021 (video)

WATCH: Lies, Spin and Propaganda by John Kiriakou, Lauri Love and Suelette Dreyfus, Consortium News, 27 February 2021

Assange's partner exposes ongoing denial of his legal and democratic rights by Oscar Grenfell, World Socialist Web Site, 21 February 2021

The Atrocious Prosecution of Julian Assange by Eve Ottenberg, CounterPunch, 19 February 2021

LETTER FROM LONDON: The Matter of Assange's Lawyers Considering a Cross Appeal by Alexander Mercouris, Consortium News, 19 February 2021

Same as the Old Boss, Julian Assange Edition by Thomas Knapp, CounterPunch, 15 February 2021

Former Ecuadorean President to Seek Moreno's Impeachment Over Assange, Sputnik, 11 February 2021

Biden DOJ Files Appeal to Get Assange Extradited, Consortium News, 12 February 2021

Amnesty International joins civil liberties groups to ask Biden to drop case against Julian Assange, 11 February 2021

The Biden Administration's Continued Push for Julian Assange's Extradition Is Bad News for Journalism by James Risen, The Intercept, 11 February 2021

Biden Regime Wants Julian Assange Crucified for Truth-Telling by Stephen Lendman, Global Research, 11 February 2021

Biden Continues Trump's War On The Press,, 10 February 2021

Press Freedom Groups Urge Biden DOJ to Drop 'Disastrous' Charges Against Assange by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 8 February 2021

WATCH: A Decade of Arbitrary Detention & Torture - Julian Assange, Consortium News, 5 February 2021

A murderous system is being created before our very eyes by Nils Melzer, Information Clearing House, 31 January 2021

WATCH: ‘Wikileaks on Trial' Theater Piece Live! by Catherine Vogan, Consortium News, 25 January 2021

Assange vs the violence of imperial ‘humanitarianism' by Azeezah Kanji, Al Jazeera, 24 January 2021

Why the U.S. should drop charges against Julian Assange by Hana Khan, Carolina Political Review, 24 January 2021

UK's former Brexit secretary says Assange judge ‘got the law wrong' by Richard Norton-Taylor, Daily Maverick, 22 January 2021

Biden Should End Espionage Act Prosecutions of Whistleblowers and Journalists by Jeremy Scahill, The Intercept, 21 January 2021

No Pardons For Edward Snowden Or Julian Assange by Kevin Gosztola, Information Clearing House, 20 January 2021

Navalny Touted, Assange Tortured by Finian Cunningham, Information Clearing House, 19 January 2021

US Files Appeal in Assange Case, Consortium News, 19 January 2021

UN torture expert on Julian Assange's persecution and the lies behind it by Aaron Maté, The Grayzone, 19 January 2021 (text and video)

WATCH: ‘The Trial of Julian Assange: Implications for Press Freedom' by Nils Melzer & Ray McGovern, Consortium News, 17 January 2021

Julian Assange, WikiLeaks and Australia's Complicity by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 15 January 2021

‘Journalists' Who Smear Assange Are Pure Scum,, 11 January 2021

The US political establishment want Julian Assange dead by Yanis Varoufakis, DiEM25 Communications, 8 January 2021 (video)

Julian Assange's denial of freedom an affront to human rights by Sara Chessa, Independent Australia, 8 January 2021

Judge's ruling in Julian Assange case could threaten investigative journalism in UK and around the world by Richard Norton-Taylor, Daily Maverick, 8 January 2021

How the left is being manipulated into colluding in its own character assassination, Jonathan Cook Blog, 8 January 2021

Wednesday's Other Story: On the case of Julian Assange, and fearing empire more than Trump by Matt Taibbi, Substack, 8 January 2021

The Assange saga: Practicing real journalism is criminally insane by Pepe Escobar, The Saker, 7 January 2021

The US and UK may not will Assange's death, but everything they are doing makes it more likely, Jonathan Cook Blog, 7 January 2021

ASSANGE BAIL DENIED: Both Tortuous and Torturous by Craig Murray, Consortium News, 7 January 2021

Will Assange be able to appeal to the European Court of human Rights to fight his extradition to the Us? by Stefania Maurizi, il Fatto Quotidiano, 6 January 2021

Medical doctors respond to Assange extradition ruling: “He must be released without delay”, World Socialist Web Site, 6 January 2021

ASSANGE DENIED BAIL DESPITE BEING ‘DISCHARGED' by Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 6 January 2021

The Assange Verdict: What Happens Now by Craig Murray, Consortium News, 6 January 2021

Daniel Ellsberg: “Whatever Julian Assange is guilty of, I'm guilty of.” by Nadja Vancauwenberghe, John Brown, Anja Larsson, Exberliner, 5 January 2021

How Julian Assange Beat Extradition by John Rees, Jacobin, 5 January 2021

UK judge justifies CIA spying on Assange citing debunked CNN report based on… CIA spying by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 5 January 2021

New leads suggest CIA spied on Assange to secure his extradition to the US by José María Irujo, El País in English, 5 January 2021

“Victory for Julian”: U.K. Blocks WikiLeaks Founder Assange Extradition to U.S. on Espionage Charges, Democracy Now! 4 January 2021 (video and transcript)

Assange wins. The cost: Press freedom is crushed, and dissent labelled mental illness, Jonathan Cook Blog, 4 January 2021

Extradition Ruling Is a Relief, But it Isn't Justice by Caitlin Johnstone, Consortium News, 4 January 2021

WATCH: CN Live! New Episode—‘Judgement Day' by Elizabeth Vos, Joe Lauria amd others, Consortium News, 4 January 2021

Never Forget How The MSM Smeared Assange: Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix,, 3 January 2021

ASSANGE EXTRADITION: Legal Teams Likely Informed Already of Judge's Decision by Alexander Mercouris, Consortium News, 2 January 2021

The Time Julian Assange Packed the Sydney Opera House and Conquered a 7-Second Delay by Catherine Vogan, Consortium News, 2 January 2021

Father takes Assange's fight to New York by Marty Silk, The Young Witness, 2 January 2021

Prosecution of Assange Is an Attack on Our Own Humanity by Nozomi Hayase,, 2 January 2021

Let's Be Absolutely Clear What's At Stake In The Assange Case,, 2 January 2021

Julian Assange's father says ‘greatest fear is they will take him to the US and break him for revenge' by Andrew Buncombe, Independent, 1 January 2021

The Julian Assange Pardon Drive by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 1 January 2021

FBI: Another Fraud on the Court? by Ray McGovern, Information Clearing House, 1 January 2021

ASSANGE EXTRADITION: Maurizi Tells Chaos Computer Club Assange Must Be Saved by Stefania Maurizi, Consortium News, 31 December 2020

The Kafkaesque Imprisonment of Julian Assange Exposes U.S. Myths About Freedom and Tyranny by Glenn Greenwald, Substack, 31 December 2020

Germany urges UK to uphold human rights in Assange case by Melissa Sou-Jie Brunnersum, DW, 30 December 2020

UN rapporteur on Assange: 'The US is trying to criminalize investigative journalism' by Nils Melzer and Matthias von Hein, DW, 28 December n2020

How the Persecution of Julian Assange by the British Authorities has Relied Upon Complicity by Nina Cross, The Indicter, 24 December 2020

Leaving Out Assange, Who Exposed US War Crimes, Trump Pardons Blackwater Guards Jailed for Massacring Iraqi Civilians by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams, 23 December 2020

Snowden and Assange Deserve Pardons. So Do the Whistleblowers Trump Imprisoned by James Risen, The Intercept, 23 December 2020

Top UN Anti-Torture Official Urges Trump to Send Message of 'Justice, Truth, and Humanity' by Pardoning Julian Assange by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 22 December 2020

The Iraq War Logs, The War on Whistleblowers, and Lessons Learned From a Decade of WikiLeaks Revelations by Collective 20, ZNet, 19 December 2020

British MPs ask for meeting with Julian Assange ahead of imminent extradition ruling by Andrew Blake, The Washington Times, 17 December 2020

Recording Proves Assange Warned State Department Ahead of Cable Dump by Dave DeCamp,, 16 December 2020

The Prosecution of Julian Assange Is an Assault on the First Amendment by Zach Weissmueller, Reason, 15 December 2020

WATCH: CN Live!—A Pardon For Assange by George Christensen and others, Consortium News, 15 December 2020

How British authorities Circumvent the Treaty against Torture – Revelations from Assange's Extradition Hearing by Nina Cross, The Indicter, December 2020

Left and Right Unite in Calls for Snowden Pardon Amid Speculation of a Trump Decision by Alan MacLeod, Mint Press, 14 December 2020

Julian Assange: COVID Risks and Campaigns for Pardon by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 14 December 2020

The Case For a Pardon of Edward Snowden by President Trump by Glenn Greenwald, Substack, 14 December 2020

UN rapporteur Nils Melzer demands Assange's immediate release after ten years' arbitrary detention by Oscar Grenfell, World Socialist Web Site, 13 December 2020

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange struggling in 'atrocious' British prison conditions, says partner by Michael Daventry, euronews, 13 December 2020

Rafael Correa on Venezuela, Assange, and ‘preventing the total destruction of our homeland' by Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone, 13 December 2020 (video and transcript)

Free Assange! Open letter to the UK Government, Defend Democracy Press, 13 December 2020

Julian Assange Awarded Prize by Catalonia Dignity Commission Outside Westminster Magistrates' Court by Mohamed Elmaazi, Sputnik, 11 December 2020

Julian Assange: COVID Risks and Campaigns for Pardon by Binoy Kampmark, Global Research, 10 December 2020

Support Independent Journalism! by Julian Assange, Edward Snowden, Abby Martin, Noam Chomsky, YouTube, 10 December 2020

'Not a Criminal': Top UN Anti-Torture Official Urges Julian Assange's Release by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 8 December 2020

Biden's Choice on Julian Assange and the First Amendment by Charles Glass, ZNet, 6 December 2020

Silencing dissent: WikiLeaks and the violation of human rights by Jennifer Robinson, Information Clearing House, 6 December 2020

'You Alone Can Save His Life': Edward Snowden Urges Trump to Pardon Julian Assange by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams, 3 December 2020

US, UK Governments Should Free Julian Assange by Reagan M. Sova, Common Dreams, 3 December 2020

in closing-argument for Julian Assanges extradition prosecutors cast Wikileaks as criminal enterprise by Kevin Gosztola, Shadow Proof, 1 December 2020

WATCH: ‘A Secret Australia: Revealed By WikiLeaks Exposés' by Jennifer Robinson and others, Consortium News, 1 December 2020

The Slow-motion Assassination of Julian Assange – People of Conscience Must Stop It by Kim Petersen, Countercurrents, 30 November 2020

Julian Assange's father calls on government not to break its own rules by Jim McIlroy, Green Left, 30 November 2020

Julian Assange's father John Shipton sends a message to Supporters, YouTube, 28 November 2020 (video)

Supporting Julian Assange, fighting for a free press by Alan Rusbridger, El País in English, 26 November 2020

Tulsi Gabbard Urges Donald Trump to Pardon Edward Snowden and Julian Assange by Darragh Roche, Newsweek, 26 November 2020

Julian Assange's partner appeals to Trump to pardon him, AP, 26 November 2020

Interview with Edward Snowden on Silicon Valley Censorship, Biden, and Lurking Press Freedom Dangers by Glenn Greenwald, Substack, 25 November 2020 (text and video)

Assange's life in danger as major COVID-19 outbreak hits Belmarsh Prison by Oscar Grenfell, World Socialist Web Site, 25 November 2020

EU Parliament called upon to back Assange Amendment to fundamental rights report, The Nation, 24 November 2020

Doctors for Assange Statement. Ongoing Torture and Neglect, Global Research, 24 November 2020

A Long-Forgotten CIA Document From WikiLeaks Sheds Critical Light Today on U.S. Politics and Wars by Glenn Greenwald, Information Clearing House, 23 November 2020

Make your voice heard: protect Assange and the freedom of the press by DiEM25 Communications, 22 November 2020

WATCH: Free Press = Free Assange with Daniel Ellsberg, Marjorie Cohn and Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 21 November 2020

Julian Assange locked down in his cell after Covid outbreak in prison by Robert Dex, Information Clearing House, 19 November 2020

Episode 1: Season 5 Debut - John Pilger, Assange Countdown to Freedom, November 2020 (videos)

Farcical Coverage of Julian Assange's Farcical Hearing by Joshua Cho, FAIR, 13 November 2020

Julian Assange case could be deadly for journalism by Tim Dawson, Camden New Journal, 12 November 2020

Assa nge Legal Team Submits Closing Argument Against Extradition To United States by Kevin Gosztola, Shadow Proof, 9 November 2020

New documents show Mueller investigation unable to concoct charges against Assange and WikiLeaks by Oscar Grenfell, World Socialist Web Site, 5 November 2020

Prison watchdog investigates death of Julian Assange friend in Belmarsh by Diane Taylor, The Guardian, 4 November 2020

The Corruption of Media & Julian Assange's Future by Kristinn Hrafnsson, Information Clearing House, 4 November 2020 (video)

Begging Outrage: British Journalists for Assange by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 2 Novermber 2020

ELECTION 2020: Media Silence on Assange Aids Trump by Elizabeth Vos, Consortium News, 31 October 2020

Assange And The Empire by Paul Edwards, Information Clearing House, 31 October 2020

Yanis Varoufakis to testify against private company hired to spy on Assange by DiEM25 Communications, 27 October 2020

THE REVELATIONS OF WIKILEAKS: No. 9—Opening the CIA's Vault by Patrick Lawrence, Consortium News, 26 October 2020

Ten Years Since WikiLeaks Published Iraq War Logs And Revealed ‘Small Change Of War' by Kevin Gosztola, Shadow Proof, 22 October 2020

John Shipton: 'Don't Underestimate the Consequence of the Bravery of My Son Julian Assange' by Tommy Sheridan, Sputnik, 21 October 2020

WATCH: Marking 10 Years Since WikiLeaks' Iraq War Logs, Consortium News, 21 October 2020

‘The Guardian's silence has let the UK trample on Assange's rights in effective darkness', Jonathan Cook Blog, 21 October 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Q and A with Julian Assange's lawyer Jennifer Robinson by Rhys Muldoon, Independent Australia, 20 October 2020

Stefania Maurizi: “This is an unbelievable failure of journalism.” by Nadja Vancauwenberghe, John Brown, Information Clearing House, 19 October 2020

WATCH: ‘The Trial of Julian Assange' With Roger Waters, John Pilger & Ray McGovern, Consortium News, 15 October 2020

Two UK Media Trials: Phone Hacking & Julian Assange by Catherine Brown, Consortium News, 13 October 2020

Julian Assange faces the ‘trial of the century': 10 reasons why it threatens freedom of speech by Fidel Narváez and Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 12 October 2020

Proposed Reform to US Espionage Act Would Create Public Interest Defense by Kevin Gosztola, Consortium News, 12 October 2020

Criticising Monbiot isn't ‘demonisation'. It's a first step on the path to reclaiming our minds, Jonathan Cook Blog, 10 October 2020

WATCH: The Assange Case Explained by Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 10 October 2020

Where Is My Final Assange Report?, 9 October 2020

On the Assange Extradition and Growing Fascism by Daniel Ellsberg and Paul Jay, ZNet, 7 October 2020

The Unprecedented and Illegal Campaign to Eliminate Julian Assange by Charles Glass, The Intercept, 6 October 2020

George Monbiot's excuses for not speaking out loudly in defence of Assange simply won't wash, Jonathan Cook Blog, 6 October 2020

On Contact: Assange extradition hearing by Craig Murray and Chris Hedges, RT, 4 October 2020 (video)

How a Police State Starts,, 4 October 2020

John Pilger: Julian Assange's Crimes Are Truth Telling & Making War Criminals Look in The Mirror! by Afshin Rattansi, RT, 3 October 2020 (video)

FBI Seized Legally Privileged Materials From Julian Assange After Arrest In Ecuador Embassy by Kevin Gosztola, Shadow Proof, 3 October 2020

WATCH: Covering the Assange Extradition Hearing, hosted by Kevin Gosztola, Consortium News, 3 October 2020

John Pilger: Eyewitness to the Agony of Julian Assange by Timothy Erik Ström, Consortium News, 2 October 2020

WATCH: CN LIVE! NEW EPISODE: ‘A Sense of Justice' by Daniel Ellsberg and others, Consortium News, 2 October 2020

WATCH: ASSANGE CASE SUMMARY: Jen Robinson, Kristinn Hraffnson, John Shipton, Craig Murray & Joseph Farrell, Consortium News, 2 October 2020

Assange on Trial: Abuse of Power, Breaching Attorney-Client Privilege and Adjournment by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 2 October 2020

With Focus on Assange, Belmarsh Tribunal Puts 'US War Crimes on Trial' by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 2 October 2020

Julian Assange's Prosecution for Publishing Leaked Government Documents Is an Extremely Dangerous Precedent An interview with Kevin Gosztola, Jacobin, 1 October 2020

ASSANGE EXTRADITION: Craig Murray: Your Man in the Public Gallery: Assange Hearing—Day 17. Consortium News, 1 October 2020

FINAL REPORT: ASSANGE EXTRADITION DAY EIGHTEEN—Ellsberg Parallel Raised on Last Day of Testimony; Judgement Day Set for Jan. 4, 2021 by Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 1 October 2020

WATCH: CN Live! Daily Video Report on Assange Hearing–Day 18: Ellsberg Parallel Raised on Last Day of Testimony by Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 1 October 2020

Assange on Trial: Embassy Espionage, Contemplated Poisoning and Proposed Kidnapping by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 1 October 2020

Julian Assange: US is tearing our family apart, says partner by Ben Quinn, The Guardian, 1 October 2020

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