Assange Wins. The Cost: The Crushing of Press Freedom, The Labelling of Dissent as Mental Illness

The unexpected decision by Judge Vanessa Baraitser to deny a US demand to extradite Julian Assange, foiling efforts to send him to a US super-max jail for the rest of his life, is a welcome legal victory, but one swamped by larger lessons that should disturb us deeply. Those who campaigned so vigorously to keep … Continue reading Assange Wins. The Cost: The Crushing of Press Freedom, The Labelling of Dissent as Mental Illness