Disappointed with your June 10-16 Editorial on Julian Assange

Though I always tear through my weekly copy of Valley News to get to your Opinion column first, I must say that I was surprised and disappointed with your most recent discussion in defense of Mr. Assange. The issue with Mr. Assange is not freedom of the press, which I declare is a right we all will agree with and support vigorously but an issue of espionage and subterfuge.  If Mr. Assange wants to voice opinions or even facts in evidence on corruption or malfeasance on the part of any elected or appointed official, I would agree with your defense that he is protected under our 1st amendment, but Mr. Assange went much further than that. In his zeal to uncover information, which he did illegally via computer hacks, he also uncovered sensitive military secrets of our country and la
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