‘Julian Assange is a hero’ – Lionel

Although Sweden lifted the charges against Julian Assange, his legal team is not confident that the UK won’t extradite him elsewhere ‒ including the US. Legal and Media analyst Lionel of Lionel Media joins RT America’s Natasha Sweatte to discuss the US media and government’s condemnation of Assange, maintaining that charging a journalist with espionage is tantamount to “a death knell to the First Amendment and freedom of the press.”