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Opinion | If Assange had faced rape and sexual assault charges in Sweden, he wouldn’t be looking at jail time now

The WikiLeaks founder should not have sought refuge in the Ecuadorean embassy in 2012. The Obama administration then had no intention of extraditing him. Now Assange is facing a US government led by the wildly inconsistent Trump.

16 Apr 2019 - 12:02PM

The WikiLeaks founder should not have sought refuge in the Ecuadorean embassy in 2012. The Obama administration then had no intention of extraditing him. Now Assange is facing a US government led by the wildly inconsistent Trump.

If Assange had faced rape and sexual assault charges in Sweden, he wouldn’t be looking at jail time now
Opinion | After the midterms, Republicans and Democrats must tackle the true cause of American anger – automation

Trump’s targeting of manufacturing that moved offshore ignores the fact that more jobs were lost to automation, while Democrats seem unsure how to deal with the problem.

9 Nov 2018 - 3:10AM

Trump’s targeting of manufacturing that moved offshore ignores the fact that more jobs were lost to automation, while Democrats seem unsure how to deal with the problem.

After the midterms, Republicans and Democrats must tackle the true cause of American anger – automation
A win-win for Catalan separatists as Spanish government forces are vilified
Why the Rohingya? Myanmar’s ethnic cleansing is driven by an irrational fear of Muslims becoming the majority
Will Duterte heed the message inherent in Marawi’s Islamist uprising?
Time is running out for action on reckless misuse of antibiotics
Enough drama: let’s hope women can bring Brexit to a conclusion
Wiping out the mosquito species carrying the Zika virus is a good case for gene modification
Benjamin Netanyahu's Holocaust remark fails to deflect blame for the recent violence on his policy
Worse to come for Europe's migrant crisis
Abe redefines peace, never mind what the Japanese people think
More proof that human beings are party to our own demise, but will we act?
Why babies born in 2000 may, on average, live to 100
Mankind's challenge: A morality code for machines
In Gaza, a war with no winners

Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority, said something cryptic last Friday, shortly after the Israelis began their latest round of attacks on the Gaza Strip.

16 Jul 2014 - 3:06AM

Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority, said something cryptic last Friday, shortly after the Israelis began their latest round of attacks on the Gaza Strip.

In Gaza, a war with no winners
A Mars launch today, a human colony tomorrow?
Schroeder fighting for the second term he deserves
Thais begin to ponder the unmentionable
Crack widening in drug-prohibitionists' armour
Criticising green talkfest easy as shooting fish in a barrel
Bush's war on terror the enemy  for Mideast peace hope
The age of peace?
28 May 2004 - 12:00AM
The age of peace?
The best possible outcome
23 Mar 2004 - 12:00AM
The best possible outcome
The world is put on hold as Bush focuses on Iraq
What made Ronald Reagan great
8 Jun 2004 - 12:00AM
What made Ronald Reagan great
Requiem for the House of Saud
2 Jun 2004 - 12:00AM
Requiem for the House of Saud
The courage of the clerk
24 Apr 2004 - 12:00AM
The courage of the clerk
Earth to Russia: thank you
6 Oct 2004 - 12:00AM
Earth to Russia: thank you
A time of living dangerously
1 Jul 2004 - 12:00AM
A time of living dangerously
The hare and the tortoise?
18 May 2004 - 12:00AM
The hare and the tortoise?