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WikiLeaks’ Founder Julian Assange Faces Extradition to the US

On Friday, the British Home Secretary approved a London court's extradition order on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States. Twelve years ago, WikiLeaks published 250,000 leaked US diplomatic cables packed with classified information. Assange was charged with...

Is Press Freedom in Danger after Assange Ruling?

The United Kingdom's High Court ruled on Friday that the United States had the right to extradite Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Now many commentators are asking whether Assange's extradition threatens journalists' freedom to publish information. The U.S. won the right...

UK Top Court Opens Door for Julian Assange’s Trial in the U.S.

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange maybe eventually tried in the US on espionage charges after the UK High Court on Friday granted the US government’s appeal. In January, a district court denied the US extradition request, citing the vulnerable mental state...

The CIA “Plotted to Kidnap and Assassinate” Julian Assange

A report published on Friday by Yahoo News reveals how the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of Donald Trump's presidency plotted to kidnap and potentially assassinate WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The report details the ways in which the CIA conceived of...

Assange Extradition to US Denied by British Judge

Julian Assange will not be extradited to the United States, according to a new ruling by a British judge on Monday.

Varoufakis Testifies He Was Under Surveillance For Supporting Assange

Greece's former Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis claimed on Tuesday he was under surveillance by private company UC Global, which was spying on Julian Assange during his stay in the Embassy of Ecuador in London. Varoufakis, who testified through a teleconference...

Why Varoufakis’ DIEM25 Will Fail to Produce Change in Europe

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has launched a new political movement, DIEM25, a pan-European movement for democracy with the aim of democratizing Europe. The launching of DIEM25 took place yesterday at Berlin’s Volksbühne theatre and featured speeches from Barcelona’s...

Varoufakis Helps WikiLeaks Raise 100,000 Euros

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has found another cause to devote himself. He has become a WikiLeaks supporter, helping the international, non-profit, journalistic organization to crowd-source 100,000 euros. The organization plans to use this amount in order to uncover the...

Georgatos Senate Candidate in Assange’s Party

Greek-Australian Gerry Georgatos will be a candidate for the Australian Senate under the flag of the newly founded WikiLeaks Party. Last week, the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, announced the candidates of the party in the upcoming national elections...

Three Year Old Painter with PDD-NOS

When he was only 22 months old, he was diagnosed with pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS), one of the five autism spectrum disorders). Bill Gates, Albert Einstein, Julian Assange and other highly intelligent people suffered from the...