Posts Tagged “Julian Assange”

2019 Peace Prize Nominees With A Better Claim Than Greta Thunberg

2019 Peace Prize Nominees With A Better Claim Than Greta Thunberg

Receiving the Nobel Peace prize is a life-changing award. Alfred Nobel said that it should be given those who “shall have conferred the greatest benefit to mankind”, and while Greta Thunberg’s is an undeniable force and her movement much appreciated and noted, she has not generated a direct benefit on a global level that advances…

Julian Assange Arrested In London

Julian Assange Arrested In London

First of all, let us not forget why Julian Assange has been in the Ecuadorian embassy for a near decade; in 2012 he, Assange, sought refuge with the Ecuadorian authorities when British courts ordered him extradited to Sweden to face questioning in a sexual assault case – think rape, not harassment. At the time Swedish…