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Translation of news article on Taiwan protest against the persecution of Julian Assange.

The following article is a translation of a report that appeared in the Taiwanese newspaper Liberty Times. The original article can be viewed here. A second article published in another English language newspaper, Taiwan News, can be viewed here. 聲援維基解密創辦人 人權工作者赴AIT抗議美國迫害 Supporting the founders of WikiLeaks Human rights workers go to AIT to protest against […]

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Emergency protests at U.S. Embassies held in 7 countries after Assange’s arrest

On April 14th 2019, three days after the arrest of Julian Assange in London, emergency protests were held at U.S. Embassies, U.K. Embassies and poiltical offices in the U.S. in Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington, Toronto, Dublin, Warsaw, Cancun and Taipei. The protests were held in response to a call out on this website. The next scheduled […]

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Call for protests to free Assange and Manning on May 3rd – World Press Freedom Day

Reprinted from World Press Freedom Day 2019 Website May 3rd is the U.N. World Press Freedom Day and recognized around the world as a day to defend journalists and media workers. Attacks on the media by governments have grown over the years as journalists are facing threats of imprisonment, torture, and even murder.   This […]

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World Press Freedom Day 2019 : Australia’s prosecution of Witness K and his lawyer

by Davey Heller 16th April, 2019 World Press Freedom Day on May 3rd is an opportunity to highlight the plight of Australia’s most well know targeted journalist Julian Assange, but it is also a day to consider the plight of other journalists and whistleblowers in Australia. Classconscious.org published an article on the imprisonment of Iranian […]

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World Press Freedom Day 2019 : Australia’s imprisonment of journalist Behrouz Boochani

by Davey Heller, April 8th 2019 World Press Freedom Day on May 3rd is an opportunity to highlight the plight of Australia’s most well known targeted journalist Julian Assange but it is also a day to consider the plight of other journalists and whistleblowers in Australia. Classconscious.org intends to publish a series of article on […]

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Global emergency actions at U.S. Embassies to protest Assange arrest – Sunday 14th April

This website has put the call out for Emergency mobilisations to occur globally outside  U.S. Embassies and Consulates (USA actions will be at US Political Buildings/Offices.) on the following Sunday of an eviction of Julian Assange from the Ecuadorean Embassy. (Suggested time 12PM)  If there are no US Embassies or Consulates in your city you […]

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May 3rd World Press Freedom Day – Stand for press freedom, Assange, Manning and others

High profile progressive journalists, media workers, labor figures and whistleblowers have endorsed initiatives as part of a Day Of Action For Journalists and Whistleblowers -Stand Up For Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning and others on May 3rd to mark U.N. World Press Freedom Day, a day recognised around the world as a day to defend journalists […]

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Mobilising journalists and media workers to demand the Australian Media Union speak out in defence of Julian Assange

Classconscious.org are working with U.S. researcher and writer jimmysllama to mobilise media workers and journalists internationally to come out and publicly pressure the Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA) to act and speak out in defence of Julian Assange. The MEAA is the Australian trade union representing media workers and journalists. We are supporting efforts […]

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Oppose the jailing of Chelsea Manning

by Davey Heller, 9th March 2009 As part of escalating attacks on Assange, Wikileaks and the free press under the Trump administration, courageous whistleblower Chelsea Manning was jailed on Friday 8th March for refusing to cooperate with a secret grand jury subpoena. Manning has unsuccessfully attempted to legally challenge the subpoena and confirmed in court […]

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Moderators of ‘Trotskyist’ reddit forums blacklist the World Socialist Website.

In another blow to a free and open discussion, sharing of articles or the discussion of the WSWS has now been banned from the r/theTrotskyists and r/Trotskyism subreddits.

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