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Julian Assange behind bars – The end of WikiLeaks freedom of press?

Donald Trump’s fight against the freedom of the press and the WikiLeaks platform has been clearly visible in recent weeks. First, the WikiLeaks informant Chelsea Manning was brought into bondage to testify against Julian Assange. Chelsea Manning was pardoned by Barack Obama in early 2018 and released from her life imprisonment. Donald Trump, who had talked big words about WikiLeaks in his election campaign: “I love WikiLeaksContinue reading Julian Assange behind bars – The end of WikiLeaks freedom of press?

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Catalan President Puigdemont in German Prison

Democracy is when the people vote,

even if other politicians are against it.As with the people of Catalonia, which voted against the opinion of the Spanish government.It has decided to emancipate itself, make it independent and manage itself.It has also elected a president.The Spanish government has done its utmost to prevent excesses of violence during the referendum in Catalonia last year.The police put themselves in the way of the voting, voting peoplethat it could not reach the polling booths without forcibly gaining access. Continue reading Catalan President Puigdemont in German Prison