Media Freedom? Show me the MSM Journalist Opposing the Torture of Assange

Murray, Craig
Pub Date: 
Monday, September 7, 2020 - 14:54

Today, the corporate media that cried &;Media freedom&; when Extinction Rebellion blocked the billionaire owned propaganda presses, is silent as Julian Assange&;s Calvary for bringing real truth unfiltered to the public moves on to its next station; the macabre Gothic architecture of the Old Bailey.

The Tories appeared remarkably tolerant in the days when Extinction Rebellion were causing general disruption to the public. But to threaten the interests of billionaire paymasters is something against which the entire political class will unite. At a time when the government is mooting designating Extinction Rebellion as Serious Organised Crime, right wing bequiffed muppet Keir Starmer was piously condemning the group, stating: &;The free press is the cornerstone of democracy and we must do all we can to protect it.&;