US judge orders Chelsea Manning freed

On March 13 publications reported FALLS CHURCH, Va. — A federal judge on Thursday ordered the release of former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning, who has been incarcerated since May for refusing to testify to a grand jury. U.S. District Judge Anthony Trenga ordered Manning’s release from jail after prosecutors reported that the grand jury … Continue reading “US judge orders Chelsea Manning freed”

Ms. Manning is Recovering in Hospital

On March 11 2020 Chelsea Manning’s Legal Team issued a statement Alexandria, VA — On Wednesday, March 11, 2020, Chelsea Manning attempted to take her own life. She was taken to a hospital and is currently recovering.  Ms. Manning is still scheduled to appear on Friday for a previously-calendared hearing, at which Judge Anthony Trenga will … Continue reading “Ms. Manning is Recovering in Hospital”

The Assange Story: WikiLeaks founder’s journey from whistleblowing hero to exile

Posted 24th February 2020 – RT Documentary on YouTube The fate of Julian #Assange will soon be decided, as he prepares to fight for his freedom in a landmark extradition hearing in London. The US wants to get its hands on the #WikiLeaks founder in what the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture called “the collective … Continue reading “The Assange Story: WikiLeaks founder’s journey from whistleblowing hero to exile”

“Assange, Snowden, Manning and Harrison are the resistance fighters of the 21st century”

Citizens, journalists, artists, human rights organisations and journalists’ unions gathered on January 29th in Brussels to call on the Belgian government to do its utmost to protect Julian Assange and impede his extradition to the United States. The International and European Federations of Journalists (IFJ and EFJ) joined the two Belgian civil society organisations, Carta Academica and Belgium4Assange, … Continue reading ““Assange, Snowden, Manning and Harrison are the resistance fighters of the 21st century””

ABC: UN Rapporteur Accuses Australia of Failing to Protect Assange’s Rights

On 1st June 2019, Philip Williams interviews Nils Melzer on ABC Radio AM regarding Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s denials of the Rapporteur’s charges. The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has issued a statement denying an accusation by a U-N rapporteur on Torture that our government has failed to support Julian … Continue reading “ABC: UN Rapporteur Accuses Australia of Failing to Protect Assange’s Rights”