For those of you who might have missed it, their were activites throughout Europe in protest at the inaction of politicians and the EU with regard to global warming, many of them blocking traffic in major cities.
United Nations Human Rights Office: Working Group on Arbitrary Detention expresses concern about Assange proceedings
“The Working Group on Arbitrary Detention is deeply concerned about this course of action including the disproportionate sentence imposed on Mr. Assange.“ Read here
This was a long time coming, but finally this discourse has transceded the Greek borders. Read here
Noam Chomsky on a number of topics concerning the inexorable rise of authoritarianism worldwide. Read here