BREAKING: Julian Assange Arrested in London
After nearly seven years of being holed up in London’s Ecuadorian embassy, Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange was arrested this morning by metropolitan police for failing to surrender to the court over a warrant issued in 2012. Assange had been further arrested on behalf of US authorities under an extradition warrant stemming from federal charges for conspiracy to commit computer intrusion, relating to the 2010 Chelsea Manning revelations.
Those of us that have been paying attention know what Assange is: a political hack and tool of the Russian government, whose organization, Wikileaks attempts to undermine Western democracies in the guise of press freedom and government accountability. His protoge, Edward Snowden, remains gleeful to expose American transgressions all while staying noticeably silent as he openly resides in a country steeped in political censorship of its beloved Vladimir Putin. Wikileaks is nothing more than a front for the GRU and there is a reason why they released hacked DNC emails while simultaneously refusing to release hacked RNC emails. Assange has loved playing the victim all while his organization has continued to interfere with Western elections with the 2017 French election being the latest, noticeable example. For an organization that prides itself in press freedom, it has done absolutely nothing with the world’s most oppressive regimes including its very own homeland of Mother Russia.
As this story unfolds, we’ll learn more about the next steps for Assange’s potential extradition to the United States. In the meantime, enjoy the fact that a principal Russian stooge can no longer enjoy the safety and security of his London refuge.
And enjoy the fact that his cat can finally be free of his creepy human master.
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