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LeakSourceTV on Dec 20, 2012
“True democracy is the resistance of people armed with the truth against lies. From people in Tahrir to right here in London.”
The man on the frontline of the information battle, WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange, has given a Christmas address. He has delivered his speech from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where he’s been ensconced for six months, after being granted political asylum.
by Finian Cunningham
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Crossposted from PressTV
December 26, 2013
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The annual Christmas celebrations around the world conjure up a kaleidoscope of emotions, ranging from the sombre to the joyful, from pity to awe.
One thing often missing though from the celebrations is a connection between the original historical event – some 2,000 years ago – and how this story relates to present reality.
But a new billboard campaign in the US is giving the Christmas story a refreshing, but realistic, contemporary meaning.