Tuesday, 25 June , 2019

Journalism

The global war on journalism

6 June 2019 Australian Federal Police officers raided two separate news offices within 24 hours this week, in a chilling and blatant attack on the...

‘Assange case is unlike anything I’ve seen in 20yrs of work...

On this episode of Going Underground, we speak to UN Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer about his assessment of Julian Assange’s condition. He says...

Assange Is Reportedly Gravely Ill, And Hardly Anyone’s Talking About It

Julian Assange’s Swedish lawyer Per Samuelson has told the press that “Assange’s health situation on Friday was such that it was not possible to...

Toe the line or go to jail: Tulsi Gabbard says Assange...

2020 candidate Tulsi Gabbard has spoken out against the US government’s plans to extradite and punish WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange, calling it a “blow...

Julian Assange gets a new Australian passport

By Richard Baker February 21, 2019 Fugitive Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been issued with a new Australian passport after lengthy negotiations over whether he was...

Facebook restores Telesur page with vague explanation of controversial block

15 Aug, 2018 The English language page of the Latin American channel Telesur has reappeared on Facebook after two days. The social network offered a...

Under-threat newspaper owner living in reality

By Theo Panayides February 5th, 2018 The owner of a newspaper attacked in the north last week for defying Turkey says he is the freest person...

These Are the Worst of Times for American Journalism

Newsroom layoffs at the New York Daily News and papers nationwide remind us that things are going from bad to worse. By John Nichols July 25,...

The War on Assange Is a War on Press Freedom

By Chris Hedges Jul 15, 2018 The failure on the part of establishment media to defend Julian Assange, who has been trapped in the Ecuadorean Embassy...