Campaign to free Australian videographer sentenced to 3 years in Australia for posting a verbal altercation with pro-Zionist detractors on-line. Currently being held indefinitely in New Zealand (where he sought asylum) for “character problems.” Watch the video he posted. There is something terribly wrong here. The last time I checked the NZ bill of rights guaranteed freedom of speech and freedom of the press.
Below is the letter I’ve emailed New Zealand politicians regarding Australian activist, Brendon O’Connell, who is currently in a New Zealand prison on “character grounds”. I encourage everyone to do the same. Contact links are below.
Subject line: Please free Brendon O’Connell
Dear Prime Minister and Members of the New Zealand Parliament,
I’m writing you all in regards to Brendon O’Connell, who is currently being detained in a New Zealand prison on “character grounds”. Those of us following Brendon’s situation are hearing that his living conditions are tortuous and unbearable. If you aren’t familiar with Brendon’s case, he was sentenced to three years prison in Australia for a verbal altercation that Brendon posted online. Below is the video of that altercation. Does this really justify a three year sentence in Australia, and being held indefinitely in a New Zealand prison?
Those of us who value free speech and human rights are…
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