Join the actions!
Dear friends in the struggle to free Julian Assange!
Many thanks for all who joined the Trump Protest and attended our
first JADC Organising meeting!
The US Department of Justice is preparing to file additional charges
against the WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange on top of the 18
charges under the Espionage Act already brought against him
potentially carrying 175 years imprisonment. The charges will be
revealed during the 3rd extradition hearing this Friday 14th of June
at Westminster Magistrates Court, Court room 3. Please join us
in solidarity with Julian Assange outside the Court. A number of
actions are organised this week.
Imperialism on Trial
Gregory Sharkey organises two excellent events in support of Julian
Assange with interesting speakers in defence of the WikiLeaks
publisher, chaired by Chris Hedges and George Galloway. Please find
details below. On the second day, a representative of WikiLeaks will
also be speaking.
Tuesday 11th of June: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/imperialism-on-trial-free-julian-assange-tickets-62810671409
Wednesday 12th of June: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/imperialism-on-trial-free-julian-assange-tickets-63104005780
Protest - Australia House
Ezra is organising a demonstration Wednesday the 12th June at 5pm
outside Australia House to highlight the plight of Julian Assange at
a time when William Hague and Alexander Downer are speaking at
official dinner about "an insider's view on current
affairs", and protesting at US persecution, making Australia
accountable for their role. Here is the link to the dinner: http://britain-australia.org.uk/events/event/foreign-affairs-dinner/ .
Join her in this wonderful street action, the address
is: Australian High Commission, Australia House, Strand, London
WC2B 4LA and you will find a beautiful poster advertising the event
3rd US Extradition Hearing
On Friday 14th of June 2019 join our protest in support of
Julian Assange at his 3rd US Extradition Hearing outside
Westminster Magistrates Court, 181 Marylebone Road, London,
NW1 5BR from 9am in the morning. The nearest tube station is
Edgware Road (on District and Circle Lines) or Marylebone (Bakerloo
Line). Please note the hearing was originally to be held in
Westminster Court then it was shifted to Belmarsh Magistrates Court
and now it is back at Westminster Court. The proceedings will take
place via video link at Court 3, which only has 10 seats available at
the public gallery.
Watch the wonderful interview UN Rapporteur for Torture Nils
Melzer gave to Chris Hedges about Julian Assange's
Mark your calendar for July
Monday 1st of July 10:30am Stefania Maurizi's Freedom of Information
Tribunal for JA
Friday 5th of July 2019 5-8pm at Unite for our second JADC Organising
Saturday 6th of July 2019 2pm at Trafalgar Square Celebrating Julian
Assange 48th Birthday which is on 3rd of July 1971
JADC (Julian Assange Defence Committee)
Grassroots solidarity for the WikiLeaks editor