Julian Assange’s Arrest, Dark Moment For Press Freedom

Countercurrents.org | April 11, 2019

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London on Thursday morning. Julian Assange has been dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has spent the last six years. This happens after Ecuador’s president Lenin Moreno withdrew Julian Assange’s asylum.Read More »

Julian Assange Arrested At The Ecuadorian Embassy


Countercurrents.org | April 11, 2019

“Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where the WikiLeaks founder was granted refuge in 2012 while on bail in the UK over sexual assault allegations against him in Sweden.

“At the time, Assange claimed that if he was extradited to Sweden he might be arrested by the US and face charges relating to WikiLeaks’s publication of hundreds of thousands of US diplomatic cables.”Read More »

Assange exposed the bourgeois democracy and bourgeois state


Countercurrents.org | April 11, 2019

Photo: Mr. Fish / Truthdig

Arresting Assange in London is now a world-news. Audience of news media is now fully aware of the developments centering the whistleblower. Therefore, no description of that part of the story is required.

From now on, descriptions from court-battles will follow.Read More »

First-ever image of black hole: Scientists achieve one of humanity’s great leaps forward

A Journal of People report

Black hole
This is the first-ever direct visual evidence of a supermassive black hole and its shadow. (Photo: nsf.gov)

With the historic first-ever image of black hole, scientists have achieved a great step forward. It is a great leap forward on behalf of the entire human society. It is a historic moment in human history. It is a great achievement by science. April 10 will be marked as the day humanity got its first look at a black hole. The achievement further confirmed Albert Einstein’s general Theory of Relativity that predicted the existence of black holes. Einstein a century ago even predicted the symmetrical shape that scientists just found.Read More »