Urge Ecuador to Protect WikiLeaks from Persecution by Team Trump

Please let Ecuador’s leaders know that you support their courageous stand in protecting press freedom, as well as their right to grant political asylum and resist United States/United Kingdom intimidation.

To President Lenin Moreno, Ecuador
CC: Foreign Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa

In 2012, the government of Ecuador bravely stood up for freedom of the press and against threats from the United States and United Kingdom by granting political asylum to WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange. In response to his publishing activities that revealed U.S. war crimes and imperial misconduct, Assange was threatened with prosecution in the United State for espionage, while some U.S. political leaders called for his assassination. With an even more aggressively militaristic regime in power in Washington D.C. today, we encourage you to stand firm and not renege on Mr. Assange’s political asylum status.

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12428 1 week ago lauran de jonge Amsterdam, ot , NL
12427 3 weeks ago Jonathan St-Jacques Gatineau, QC , CA
12426 4 weeks ago Iwona Torosdag Egg Harbor Township, NJ , US
12425 4 weeks ago Debbie Earley Felton, DE , US
12424 4 weeks ago Patricia Dahl New York, NY , US Julian Assange's life is in danger if expelled from your Embassy. We must not rely on reassurances that there will be "no death penalty." To not give due process is to place a life in danger. The...
12423 1 month ago Rita Davis Oklahoma City, OK , US
12422 1 month ago Katrina Birrell Darlington, ot , AU Uphold international law
12421 1 month ago Anonymous Louisville, OH , US
12420 1 month ago Gary Overby Bennett, CO , US
12419 1 month ago Elizabeth Ørskov Hanstholm, DK
12418 1 month ago #B27321 None Granite City, IL , US a Hostage From the Sun
For Showing Us the Wrongs
Of Those That Govern you
12417 2 months ago Sonnie Paschal Santa Ana, CA , US
12416 2 months ago Cheryl Dzubak Yardville, NJ , US
12415 3 months ago Diana Ramirez Staten Island , NY , US
12414 3 months ago Alex Stavis ny, NY , US
12413 3 months ago Chris Rothery Edinburgh, ot , GB
12412 3 months ago P Pires Swindon, ot , GB When they come for Equador , then you will appreciate freedom ...
12411 3 months ago Pauline Hollywood BRACKEN RIDGE, AU
12410 3 months ago Laura Fake Womelsdorf, PA , US
12409 3 months ago Alexander Cellmer London, ot , GB
12408 3 months ago al zapp santa cruz, CA , US
12407 3 months ago Jill M. Reese Tucson, AZ , US
12406 3 months ago Virgil Pauls Newton, KS , US
12405 3 months ago Christine Callihoo Vancouver, BC , CA Uphold international law and ensure Julian Assange is provided the protection he requires, at the very least. His absolute freedom is the ultimate display of leadership by a country.
12404 3 months ago George Auzans Adelaide, AU
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