The authoritarian Trump administration, which relishes centralized power, indicted Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange with 17 counts under the Espionage Act for disseminating classified information received from military and diplomatic documents.
Westminster Magistrate’s Court just had a hearing with Julian Assange’s lawyer Jennifer Robinson and Wikileak’s Editor-in-Chief Kristinn Hrafnsson on a request by the U.S. government to extradite Assange on charges of leaking classified information. For the past few weeks since his arrest Julian Assange is being kept in Her Magesty’s prison in solitary confinement—23 out …
Before entertaining the multitudes of Americans who complain of the recent 35-day shutdown we must understand the true role of government. Many people are clueless concerning what government is actually for. There is a principled approach to state responsibility in this constitutional republic. Spoiler: it’s about protecting FREEDOM—not government paychecks.