Browsing Category: Assange

“Assange was saved by the U.S. presidential race” – But, can he feel safe?

By Prof Marcello Ferrada de Noli   1. What motivated President Biden the release of Assange on June 26? Assange’s lawyer Jennifer Robinson said that “diplomacy and intense lobbying with the highest authorities in the U.S. played a big role in Assange walking free”. Besides Australia, other notable international campaigning in favour of Assange’ release […]

Nomination of Julian Assange for Nobel Peace Prize 2023

. By Prof Marcello Ferrada de Noli. The Norwegian Nobel Institute today confirmed [see below] they have received my nomination of Julian Paul Assange for the Nobel Peace Prize 2023. The submission process required a motivation for the nomination, limited to 2,000 characters inclusive spaces [Doc. 1 Motivation]. An extra PDF document was attached to […]

New FOI responses confirm the British government’s media campaign against Julian Assange

By Nina Cross Acting chief editor of The Indicter This article revisits the ‘The role of the BBC in the state-sponsored persecution of Julian Assange. Part 1’ in light of relevant FOI responses we have received from the British government (linked to below). They confirm that Jeremy Hunt’s BBC interview on 11th April 2019 was […]

Autumn leaves – A Remembrance Day Reflection as Julian Assange Languishes in Belmarsh

By Nina Cross . Julian Assange, while being slowly assassinated by the US and UK authorities, has been systematically smeared by the same British corporate media that salivates over celebrity.  The contrast between the British media press coverage of the US prosecution of Assange and the coverage of the Daily Mail’s appeal against Meghan Markle […]

The role of the BBC in the state-sponsored persecution of Julian Assange. Part 1

By Nina Cross Acting chief editor of The Indicter This is the first of two articles analysing the role of the BBC in the state-sponsored persecution of Julian Assange.  It analyses how the British government used the BBC to present Assange as a criminal following his arrest on 11th April 2019.  It then examines how […]

Redeem American Ideals: US Government Must End the Political Prosecution of Julian Assange 

“On this Fourth of July weekend, the American people have opportunities to demonstrate our patriotism by standing up for the freedom of Julian Assange. As we celebrate Independence Day, we can remember the plight of a journalist who will be spending his 50th birthday in isolation inside a prison cell.” By Dr Nozomi Hayase Member […]