Chelsea Manning
Assange in court

Historian and former diplomat Craig Murray describes the farcical proceedings at a Westminster court on October 21 when a judge summarily dismissed a request by Julian Assange’s legal team for more time to prepare for the case

US government sues Edward Snowden over publication of his memoirs

The US government has demanded the proceeds from the sale of Edward Snowden’s memoir, Permanent Record, claiming that he violated non-disclosure agreements

Chelsea Manning Chelsea Manning to spend another 400 days in prison

A federal judge dismissed Manning’s plea for a hearing on the sanctions that were imposed on her by the court for refusing to testify in the Wikileaks’ espionage case.

Ola-Bini-interview_Peoples-Dispatch Ola Bini: My fight for justice will continue

Ola Bini joined Peoples Dispatch for an interview to talk about the case being made against him by the Ecuadorian government, and the 70 days he spent in prison without any charges or evidence being presented against him.

Ola Bini Vijay Prashad: My friend is in a prison in Ecuador

Vijay Prashad writes about the plight of his friend Ola BIni who has been unjustly imprisoned in Ecuador since April 2019

US to file 17 new charges against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange

The US Department of Justice has filed 17 new charges against the Wikileaks founder, raising questions about free press and civil liberties

Manning faces unprecedented punitive action for refusing to testify

Along with being remanded to federal custody for an unspecified period, a federal judge has also imposed upon Chelsea Manning a fine of USD 500 per day after 30 days in custody, and USD 1,000 per day after 60 days to coerce a testimony out of her.

Chelsea Manning released after 62 days of being held for contempt

Manning was released after the 62-day term of the grand jury expired. She has been summoned again to testify against Assange.

“A fight is on to save Assange’s life”

Actor Pamela Anderson and WikiLeaks editor Kristinn Hrafnsson met the organization’s founder, Julian Assange, at Belmarsh prison on May 7

Activists condemn Assange’s prison sentence, demand his release

Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in jail on May 1 for jumping bail. He faces an extradition hearing to the United States towards the ends of May

AROUND-THE-WORLD-EP-18 copy Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 18

In this episode, we look into the Palestinian political prisoner’s hunger strike, attack on South Africa’s Shack-dweller movement and solidarity messages by activists across the globe for Julian Assange.

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