UN Special Rapporteur on Torture warns Julian Assange could die in prison

  In a June 1 interview with ABC Radio Adelaide, which you can find here, UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer warned Julian Assange could die in prison if his persecution is not stopped immediately. by Kevin Reed WSWS edited by O Society June 7, 2019 Last week, Melzer issued a scathing denunciation of … Continue reading UN Special Rapporteur on Torture warns Julian Assange could die in prison

Abuses show Assange case was never about law

by Jonathan Cook edited by O Society June 1, 2019 It is astonishing how often one still hears well-informed, otherwise reasonable people say about Julian Assange: “But he ran away from Swedish rape charges by hiding in Ecuador’s embassy in London.” That short sentence includes at least three factual errors. In fact, to repeat it, … Continue reading Abuses show Assange case was never about law

UN Report: “Mr. Assange shows all symptoms typical for prolonged exposure to psychological torture”

The UN special rapporteur blasts four nations for their psychological torture of Julian Assange. by Joe Lauria ConsortiumNews edited by O Society May 31, 2019 ‘A Relentless and Unrestrained Campaign of Public Mobbing, Intimidation, and Defamation’  Warns of ‘Criminalization of Journalism’ The UN special rapporteur on torture issued a stinging rebuke to the United States, Great Britain, … Continue reading UN Report: “Mr. Assange shows all symptoms typical for prolonged exposure to psychological torture”

How our psychological vulnerabilities are exploited to control us

Eresh Jamal interviews Lissa Johnson for Daily Star Lissa Johnson is a clinical psychologist whose background is in media studies and sociology, and specializes in the psychology of manipulating reality-perception. In an exclusive (electronic) interview with talks about a recent investigative series she wrote on the US government’s hunt for Julian Assange, how propaganda works, and the psychology … Continue reading How our psychological vulnerabilities are exploited to control us

Assange Character Assassins Realize His Fate Is Tied To Theirs

by Caitlin Johnstone edited by O Society May 26, 2019 Rachel Maddow aired a segment condemning the new indictment against Julian Assange for 17 alleged violations of the Espionage Act. Yes, that Rachel Maddow. MSNBC’s top host began the segment after it was introduced by Chris Hayes, agreeing with her colleague that it’s surprising that more … Continue reading Assange Character Assassins Realize His Fate Is Tied To Theirs

US and UK Governments Feed Julian Assange Drugs to Induce Psychotic Episodes

by Karen Kwiatkowski edited by O Society May 9, 2019 Pray and weep. There is great evil being perpetrated by Washington D.C. here and around the world, including chemical torture. A persistent terrible hate for life, liberty and humanity arrived on little cat feet and has taken over our country.  This did not begin with … Continue reading US and UK Governments Feed Julian Assange Drugs to Induce Psychotic Episodes