JULIAN ASSANGE DEFENCE
ACTIONS FROM 1ST JULY
Thanks and Resources
Many thanks to all who participated in our organised
solidarity actions. We protested outside Westminster Magistrates Court
on the 14th of June against the US extradition of Julian Assange
and lobbied Labour Party Front Benchers
to join our efforts in opposing the efforts of US Department of Justice
to criminalise journalism. Our efforts continued On 19 June, when JADC
supporters lobbied Jeremy Corbynís Islington North Constituency Labour
Next Week's Action
Here are the planned actions for the upcoming week
commencing Monday the 1st of July 2019
Monday 1st of July 10:30am
Join us in support of the efforts of investigative journalist Stefania
Maurizi to unlock the facts of the Julian Assange case through her
Freedom Of Information litigation against the UK government. She
requests original documents. We shall attend peacefully the tribunal
which is open to the public. Please arrive 10 minutes early, at
reception and proceed to the relevant room as advised by reception. A
photograph will be taken during break outside the building with our Free
For background check this video https://vimeo.com/303524320 from
last Autumn summarising her efforts to obtain information and a previous
radio interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6QKlcZ_PUFc&feature=youtu.be.
Address: Field House Tribunal Hearing Centre, 15-25 Breams Buildings,
London, EC4A 1DZ
Nearest tube: Chancery Lane on Central Line.
Tuesday 2nd of July 7pm
Julian Assange: The Debate
Former editor-in-chief of the Guardian Alan Rusbridger will be joined by
columnist and broadcaster David Aaronovitch, chief executive of Index on
Censorship Jodie Ginsberg and freelancer Vaughan Smith, with more
panellists to be announced.
Buy your tickets to attend and place questions to panelists or stand in
solidarity outside with your posters and banners for a respectful action
in support of Julian Assange.
Address: 13 Norfolk Place, London, W2 1QJ
Nearest Tube: Paddington Edgware Road on
Hammersmith, Bakerloo, District and Circle lines or Edgware Road
Wednesday 3rd of July is Julian Assange's 48th B-day
Some supporters will go to Belmarsh independently, our organised
celebration is with a protest on Saturday.
Friday 5th July JADC working group meeting 5-8pm
Have fun helping organise our campaign, support, network, plan actions,
join JADC, get involved in correcting the record, letter writing,
rallies, banners and flyers! Meeting room no 3 is based on the ground
Address: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, WC1X 8TN
Nearest tube: Holborn on Central and Piccadilly Lines.
Saturday 6th of July 2pm
Our protest against the US persecution of Julian Assange continues at
Trafalgar marking his 48th Birthday (3rd of July).
Meet: Outside National Gallery
Nearest tube: Charing Cross or Embankment
Please find attached an infographic advertising the event.
Pre-order Book "In defence of Julian Assange"
It is critical now to build support for Assange and prevent his delivery
into the hands of the Trump administration. That is the urgent purpose
of this book. A wide range of distinguished contributors, many of them
in original pieces, here set out the story of Julian Assange and
WikiLeaks, the importance of their work, and the dangers for us all in
the persecution they face. In Defense of Julian Assange is a vivid,
vital intervention into one of the most important political issues of
An important note!! All royalties go to @couragefound to support Julian
More details here: https://www.orbooks.com/catalog/in-defense-of-julian-assange/
Listen to: Pamela Anderson's account of her Belmarsh prison visit here https://kpfa.org/player/?audio=313165 an
interview with Randy Credico and Dennis Bernstein.
Sign the petition to oppose Julian Assange's extradition to the US https://www.change.org/p/free-julian-assange-before-it-s-too-late-stop-usa-extradition
JADC (Julian Assange Defence Committee)
Grassroots solidarity for the WikiLeaks editor
JADC focuses on organising events and campaigns in defence of Julian
Assange Human Rights and work with WikiLeaks the publishers.
Join our efforts in solidarity by attending a vigil, taking part in
letter writing campaigns, distributing flyers, attending supportive
This e-mail list is our first step in co-ordinating better our
solidarity work defending Julian Assange and his work at WikiLeaks.