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Killing Julian Assange Slowly

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With this in mind, they may want him languishing behind bars in London, wanting him killed by neglect to avoid an embarrassing judicial defeat if US courts support First Amendment speech and media freedoms what earlier Supreme Court rulings upheld.

WikiLeaks is an investigative journalism operation. Media freedom is a constitutional right no matter how unacceptable or offensive views expressed may be to certain parties.

Abolishing the right jeopardizes all others. Injustice to Chelsea Manning and Assange threatens the right of everyone to express views freely.

It's the most fundamental of all rights. Without it, anyone expressing views publicly that challenge the official narrative on vital issues is vulnerable to prosecution for the "crime" of speech or media freedom.

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Mr. Assange may one day get his place in the hierarchy of martyrs for freedom, but I doubt if I will live to see that day. Mr. Assange is not a likable person, but he performed a public service starting the ball of doubt about our government and society rolling, disrupting so many people's misconceptions and trust. he will end up dead in the name of the power elite, just as Mr. Epstein did, but crime is not exploiting underage women, but telling the truth.

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"Mr. Assange is not a likable person..."

We don't even have any reason to believe that detail, either. Just another part of the propaganda, it seems. None of the people reporting the truth about him are saying they've found anything bad to say about his character, in fact, we're getting the opposite from them.

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You keep posting my ideas just before I'm about to! Thanks for the time saver!

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I see Mr. Girard has not gotten any up votes as of this time. That says a lot too. People are aware of the enormous slander campaign against Assange all these years.

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How do you know that Julian Assange is not a likable person, Richard? Do you know him personally? Have you ever met him personally? Do you base your opinion on mainstream media representations of him?

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Stephen, Your best ideas on what to do? If possible, appreciated in advance. Dan

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