If Assange has been out off the radar for a while, perhaps the break has given him a chance to regroup. This new coverage also offers the first pushback I’ve seen on the visual newswire to the sex charge show. Working the optics from the Wiki side, you’ll also notice (and it’s impossible not to) how even more corporate the Julian is looking these days.
Larger photo edit at Zimbio.
(photo: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images Europe caption: A banner declaring ‘The First Casualty of War is Truth’ is draped over barriers outside The High Court as Wiki Leaks website founder Julian Assange starts his appeal on July 12, 2011 in London, England. Mr Assange is appealing against his extradition to Sweden over sexual assault allegations.)