WikiLeaks: Assange a victim of ‘powerful actors’

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:58:31 +0000

WikiLeaks: Assange a victim of 'powerful actors'

WikiLeaks has accused “powerful actors,” including the CIA, of a “sophisticated” effort to dehumanize Julian Assange.

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Filipina who sheltered Snowden in Hong Kong gets Canada asylum

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 23:22:56 +0000

Filipina who sheltered Snowden in Hong Kong gets Canada asylum

Canada has granted asylum to a woman who helped Edward Snowden hide in Hong Kong after his leaks exposed US global surveillance programs.

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Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse heads for asylum in Canada

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2019 00:45:35 +0000

Saudi woman fleeing alleged abuse heads for asylum in Canada

An 18-year-old Saudi woman who said she was abused by her family and feared for her life if deported back home left Thailand on Friday night for Canada, which has granted her asylum.

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Majority of Canadians see asylum seeker situation as ‘crisis,’ says new poll


Two-thirds of Canadians believe the current influx of asylum seekers into Canada is a “crisis” and that could have political repercussions for Canada’s Liberal government and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, says a new poll by the Angus Reid Institute. Since January 2017, roughly 30,000 people have claimed asylum in Canada by crossing  its border with […]

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