Julian Assange: Michael Ratner was a "Campaigner for Justice" from Guatemala to Palestine

Democracy Now!
May 12, 2016

On Wednesday, the trailblazing attorney Michael Ratner died at the age of 72. In recent years, Ratner served as the chief attorney for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and became a leading critic of the U.S. crackdown on whistleblowers, including Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden. We reached Assange in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, where he sought asylum nearly four years ago.

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May 12, 2016