“Mr. Assange has been deliberately exposed, for a period of several years, to progressively severe forms of cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, the cumulative effects of which can only be described as psychological torture.” Read more..
If you're in the UK, your role in helping Julian Assange is crucial. Write to your MP to let them know that you oppose onward extradition and that Assange's legal rights must be protected Read more..
"The days when I could read and speak and organize to defend myself, my ideals, and my people are over until I am free! Everyone else must take my place." Read more..
"Break the official Australian silence. Stop Julian Assange’s extradition to almost certain long-term imprisonment. Secure his rightful freedom. The Australian Government must intervene now. We call on the civilized world to uphold the true values of peace with justice and to stand up for Julian Assange." Read more..
Today federal prosecutors unsealed a new, 18-count superseding indictment charging Julian Assange with violating the Espionage Act, the first use of the 1917 law against a publisher. Read more..
Three weeks before the U.S. deadline to file its final extradition request for Assange, Ecuadorian officials are travelling to London to allow U.S. prosecutors to help themselves to Assange’s belongings. Read more..
Assange: "I won't surrender myself for extradition for doing journalism that has won many awards and protected many people." Kristinn Hrafnsson: “The fight has just begun. It will be a long one and a hard one." Read more..
The judge rejected all of the defence’s arguments, dismissed the UN's ruling that Assange's detention was arbitrary, and sentenced Assange to nearly the maximum possible sentence allowed Read more..
"Why is it that journalists are being held to a higher standard of behavior than the President of the United States?" Read more..
The charge against Assange already threatens journalistic activity. More (& even more disturbing) charges are widely expected Read more..