Nozomi Hayase

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    Belmarsh prisoners show duty to civil disobedience

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on February 06, 2020

    ON JANUARY 24, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is detained in London’s Belmarsh prison solely for the purposes of the US extradition request, was moved...

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    American ideals at heart of Assange extradition case

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    The WikiLeaks publisher saw his free software project as a powerful tool for democracy, writes Nozomi Hayase ON JANUARY 13, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared...

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    Call for public’s defence of free speech

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2019

    ON SATURDAY, the New York Times published a front-page article on the leaked files that exposed the Chinese government’s coordinated crackdown on ethnic minorities. In...

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    The prosecution of Assange affects us all

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019

    WITH the indictment of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and the imprisonment of whistleblower Chelsea Manning, we are seeing the US government’s blatant attack on the...

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    Free speech movement of our time

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2019

    FOR so long, we have been pushed out from democracy. Our elected officials and political parties, both Republicans and Democrats, have been undermining the will...

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    Test of western democracy

    by Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on December 31, 2018

    THIS has been the seventh year that WikiLeaksfounder Julian Assange spent Christmas in confinement inside Ecuador’s London embassy. For nearly a decade, the US government’s...

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    The revolutionary movement of peacemakers

    by Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:05am on October 29, 2017

    AS TRUMP’S dangerous move on Iran’s nuclear deal and his provocative reaction to North Korea undercut diplomacy, tension is rising for World War III....

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    Prosecution of Assange is persecution of free speech

    by Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 01:05am on April 27, 2017

    US AUTHORITIES are reported to have prepared charges to seek the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange...

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    Phantom democracy in the age of the internet

    by Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 10:25pm on January 02, 2017

    AFTER the Electoral College vote, the Trump presidency is now official. As denial and blame games continue, it becomes clear this was not a foreign...