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Repression

This is the true America

The coup mob in Congress has led to an outpouring of propaganda about the US love for democracy. Actually, the US has regularly opposed democracy, overthrowing democratically elected leaders it doesn't like.

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Trump rally at Lower Senate Park near C Street between Delaware Avenue and First Street, NE, Washington DC on Wednesday morning, 6 January 2021 by Elvert Barnes Photography (CC BY-SA 2.0).


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Assange arrests

Verdict in Assange extradition trial expected 4 January

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Chelsea’s free!

$256,000 crowdfunded in 48 hours to pay whistleblower's fine

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Julian Assange fights extradition

WikiLeaks exposed ‘grave violations of law’, court told

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Are you a potential terrorist?

Police 'counter-terror' guide brands Extinction Rebellion as 'extremist'

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The US attacks press freedom, threatens Julian Assange and jails Chelsea Manning again

Assange faces 175 years in prison as Manning reimprisoned

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Judging US war crimes

Chelsea Manning reimprisoned

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Scottish spycops

On 21 November, Scotland’s supreme civil court, the court of session, ruled that the UK and Scottish governments acted correctly in not extending the Undercover Policing Inquiry north of the border

Focus on spycops

London and Glasgow conferences mark 50 years since the formation of Britain's undercover political police squad

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Liz Fekete, Europe’s Fault Lines: Racism and the Rise of the Right

Verso, 2017; 224pp; £14.99

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