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with Chris Hedges
The People’s Forum NYC on Jun 10, 2021
The Shiptons are arriving in the US from Australia to conduct a month long, country-wide speaking tour in their ongoing battle to save Julian’s life. They will be in New York City for one day only. Please support their efforts and give them a hearty New York welcome.
Introductory remarks by satirist and radio host, Randy Credico, journalist and TV host Chris Hedges, journalist at The Grayzone Aaron Mate, and composer, Pink Floyd co-founder and activist Roger Waters.
[Credico begins at 29:23, Hedges at 45:56, Maté at 1:00:33, Waters at 1:12:35]
Transcript for Hedges’ speech
From the archives:
John Pilger: Palestine Has The Right to Resist!
Kevin Gosztola: Judge Denies Bail for Julian Assange + Kristinn Hrafnsson: Sending Assange Back to Belmarsh is Inhumane
Kevin Gosztola: Julian Assange Defeated the US Government’s Extradition Request + Craig Murray: Hopeful Assange Can Be With Us Soon
Roger Waters, John Pilger, Ray McGovern and Miko Peled: The Trial of Julian Assange
Chris Hedges and Craig Murray: Assange Extradition Hearing + John Pilger: Assange’s Crimes Are Truth Telling + Eyewitness to the Agony of Julian Assange, by John Pilger
John Pilger, Daniel Ellsberg and Alexander Mercouris: Julian Assange Extradition Hearing + Kevin Gosztola: Day 10 + Joe Lauria: Day 10 + Craig Murray: What I’ve Told You Won’t Be Reported On The BBC
Six Reasons Julian Assange Should Be Thanked, Not Punished, by David Swanson
Chris Hedges, Daniel Ellsberg and James Goodale: Assange Extradition and the War on Journalism