Assange Arrested and Charged with Conspiracy | The Daily Show

Published on Apr 12, 2019
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is arrested on conspiracy charges, ending the nearly seven-year standoff between him and the U.S. Justice Department and raising questions about journalistic freedom.
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  • Damn.. I kinda lost some respect for Trevor. I was such a fan.. free Assange! Assange is a hero. Someone who sacrificed their life and freedom for truth and justice!!!

  • You ugly slave.

  • You're a dick. Nigga. Ugly slave.

  • Thats the deference between a clown and a journalist he lost at the end because he held no bars when it comes to exposing dictators and corrupted regimes something you wouldn't do more like would never understand...

  • Dislike 👎and unsubscribe from your channel ...clown

  • Hey Trevor Noah, your a dick...what happened to you...oh I sold out.

  • Turns out exposing government cruelty and being confined for a decade is not as easy as making fun of somebody in the national TV. Trever Noah, I suggest you quit Journalism.

  • Hold an L Trevor

  • 5:15 Only good point. But important point. Charging Assange for espionage could allow Trump and government to arrest journalists for journalism. Seems the audience didn't get that though. Also seems like something worth focusing on rather than just mentioning as an aside.

  • 6:00 Yea it had to be the cat. Couldn't have anything to do with the U.S. government and international banks.

  • 5:00 "Everyone hates Assange because of his looks"...Ugh. Really??

  • 2:30 "Hackers make terrible houseguests"...omg...You think skateboarding and using WiFi justifies his arrest?

  • 1:53 Actually no they didn't say that.

  • 0:55 They're laughing at the man being arrested...

  • 0:03 "Rogue organization"...Or you know...a news organization.

  • I love Wikileaks.


  • What the fuck would Noah know about this level of journalism and the sacrifice it takes? He’s only a comedian.

  • This wouldn't be any different if it was about Jesus living nowadays. Think about it.

  • You're not telling the whole truth. What changed is the Ecuadorian president--who is now a moron who sold out to the FMI. The FMI included in their list of requirements for granting a loan to said moron that Assange is given to the U.S.

  • Would be great to hear more about Julian this seems to have gone cold

  • Fuckoff CNN

  • dont write here - u foools ---- all this comments could have been noticed on tweeter - FREEE ASSANGE -

  • Trevor Noah is cowardly piece of shit, with info about as reliable as Don Lemon!

  • British bulldogs and The Guardians dogs only listens to the Voldemort i.e u.s.The man who exposed the lies of the pentagon’s war on innocent Iraqi civilians and you incest loving mother fuckers called this man an unethical human being. Great My ass

  • this time you f-ed up Trevor!

  • It is sad that people keep referring to Trevor as a journalist and this as journalism. Sad because the state of the media is such that people turn to comedians to tell truth to power. People, it is not their job.

  • I didn’t like this episode and how you treated Jullian Assange! Get better informed. Shame on you!

  • You sir are an idiot reporting lies and joking about pure shit You are a fool He didn’t assault or rape anyone either. You are part of our problem.

  • god you stupid bitch its gross watching you suck war criminal dick and youre so stupid tou dont even know it stupid war criminal dick sucker

  • he didnt hack he is a publisher you ridiculous moron. the government is lying you brainless moron because he exposed their mass murder you fking dingbat

  • lets see what youd look like if tou were a genius tetibg to make the world a bwtter place anx war criminals in power decided to victimize you you brainless ridiculous moron

  • you fking moron its not 'embarrassing' that international law was violated by criminals to arrest assange you moron.its not embarrassing that he was extraordinarily renditioned, silenced, tortured you fking imbecile

  • that funny you moron . you left out the part about wikileaks exposing war crimes and crimes against humanity on our dime, exposed the collateral murder video watching our money pay for american agressors murxering innocent civilians and maiming and orphaning small children you fking moron

  • Trevor, your are stupid. From South Africa.

  • Okay but can we talk about that cat

  • I was binge watching Trevor Noah videos up until this disgusting video showed up. Making fun of the Assange. Try being locked in for 7 years and then be sane. Assange is a hero. He went against American power ups to show their ugly face to the world. God bless to comment section. Made me have faith in humanity again. Shame on you, Noah. A third class comedian.

  • This video is so stupid. He is a hero.

  • Assange, Chelsea, and Aaron are heroes Trevor I feel really depressed with this episode honestly expected better

  • I still love Trevor and his content but yeah, this went too far. I like his stand up shows better, they come from him and only him not sellout show writers only in this for the money.

  • Trevor Noah is a cunt.

  • Trevor you are disgusting laughing at Hero. Within a short time been brainwashed so quickly. 🤮

  • Very disappointed with Daly show . Even this guys are corrupted all U.S corrupted. Now the ones who talks the true and wants to fight for human rights been mocked and jailed while Evils is in power and been worshiped. What a messed up world we live in. Free Julian he is a hero.

  • I just lost aaaall respect for this dick comedians puppet! 👎

  • Okay. Trevor has officially become TPTB court jester, he's playing his role well in downplaying the weight of oppreasive nature set upon Assange and the civil liberties and righta he's fighting for on our behalf. And here he is being ridiculed and his situation belittled. Congratulations Trevor, ypu went from hero to zero just like that.

  • Trevor i love ur show but Assange is a hero

  • Disgusting. A journalist in serious danger for doing his job and Trevor Noah performs like a clown instead of defending him.

  • Assange is a fucking rapist, idiotic commenters.

  • Poor thing. He was the people's voice right?

  • Fuck you brownie

  • Ahh another idiot entertainer...

  • We lost a hero

  • If Assange was black Trevor would be all sympathy... And respectful.... Assange is a great man

  • This guy is an embarrassment to any intelligent person. He's making fun of somebody's freedom and life. I wonder how he would feel if he was in his place?? Than we'd be hearing a very different narrative!!

  • russia can hack america military easily and get away again easily 😂😂🤙🏿

  • I support Assange but man this piece was halarious. Damn. We are fucked...

  • Damn kid wouldn’t have expected this from u . Thought u show some luv to a real dude !! But ((( YOU n THE SHOW )))) definitely had an agenda on throwing shade on his name !! Smh

  • I don't understand what this video is about? Can anyone explain why everyone is so angry about this video?

  • I can't watch this video of arresting without tears. How you people can make a joke about it?! Everyone hates Assange? You should be responsible for your words. Only people were exposed by him hate this poor man. You should support Assange as journalists. If you truly are...

  • Free Julian now ⚘ Free speech now ⚘

  • This is so scary .. did they pay Trevor for this?

  • Wait so he hacked the govt an leaked secret an because he a journalist it ok ? So if you a so called journalist you can hack the govt 🙄😣

  • Everyone hates asaange? No just the american, brits cuz he exposes their gov crimes

  • I cant believe you made fun of him and took this matter lightly, that's it probably never watching you again Noah

  • Animals.

  • Assange and Hilliary sitting under a tree K I S S I N G, giggling with each other, holding hands all while saying, who's the traitors and should be in prison for the rest of our lives, WE!

  • Mr assange should be protected by un and nato, he is a true hero of the world

  • The shots of assange are from russians ? Why americans use them for input ?

  • This was bad. No real journalism

  • OK everybody, I'm walking the walk! Here are a few addys & ph#s I am using to do what I can about this mess. I OWE it to Bill Binney, Thomas Drake, the guy that turned in photos of the pile of naked Iraqi men at Abu Ghraib, Julian Assange, Ed Snowden the political prisoner in Puerto Rico, who has been incarcerated for longer than anyone else in the world, Chelsea Manning, and all the others who suffer now and the countless others who have gone before. I don't want to be one of the many f-ers who have dropped Assange like a warm dog t__d. I'm DOING something! I'll make waves if nothing else. Not wanting to be Stephen Colbert's next Alex Jones, but I copied & pasted the info here. - I'll see if it sticks on the wall or not. ... I wonder if Amy Goodman will say something - if she doesn't already know. She has my utmost respect when it comes to journalistic integrity... she wouldn't ignore this. ----------------- Comedy Central 212-767-8600 (For those of you out of the country, please add a 1 first.) 345, Hudson Street, New York City, NY USA 10019 ---------------------------------------------- Viacom's contact us page: htt ps www .viacom com contact-us ---------------------------------------------- w w w david paul meyer com - - htt ps twitter dpmeyer (no spaces) David Paul Meyer (@ dpmeyer). Segment Director at @ TheDailyShow. Director of @ Trevornoah films. https: / / New York, NY ---------------------------------------- (1) 212 - 333 - 1515 strone dot assistant at tridentmediagroup dot com Jon will read our letters, maybe talk to him, if he hasn't already. Counseled him, and maybe convince TN to do the right thing. Apologize or go home. Now that you have the above contacts, what will you do? I would take a bullet for Assange, one of Australia's top ten people of all time; Australia's Sydney Morning Herald I think it was. And for you sickening brown-nosers down there (all three of you), he still makes a LOT of money doing his shows, so don't cry too hard for your lil hero. HE wasn't shot to death in Iraq - it shows. I don't have a TV, but I'll figure out a way of find out who TDS's sponsors are. For TN's shows, his sometime Director is: David Paul Meyer, Pasadena (see above info) Viacom's ema il see above. This is a PHUCKING travesty. I didn't subscribe to hear Hannity! It's been 2 months now - anyone see him apologize yet? I haven't. If he does it here - I won't be seeing it. We Progressives watched TDS with Jon Stewart*. We and most rethugnicans adore Mr. Assange. Please don't let this kid think he's respectable anymore! When TN apologizes I'll take his coco's picture out of the bottom of my bird's cage. JON WE MISS YOU!

  • Trevor go visit a Saudi embassy asap!

  • Trevor.. i used to respect u! no more!

  • So many people in the comments saying Assange is a hero and kind of forgetting that he hid in the embassy because he's suspected of raping two women.. why would he run away if he wasn't guilty?

    • I was so excited for the first response knowing what kind of dudes would get provoked and then i get this, obviously its hilarious, but did you even try?

    • You're taking the women's lib thing a tad too far Pamela. You can go straight to hell. - He didn't RAPE anyone. He had consensual sex with two women at the same time (jealous?), who happened to be WORKING in the same place they pick up their paychecks. His intelligent use of a condom couldn't prevent the damned thing from breaking. Sweden wanted his ass because they would have been favoured by turning him over to the Feds in the US. He 'hid' somewhere? I guess you don't mind two Reuters Journalists, 6 unarmed men walking toward their offices, and two CHILDREN being shot, I guess. Go take a show - you stink BAD. Skank

  • It is concerning that Trevor Noah is trying to make light of this very fascistic move. Tulsi Gabbard is the only candidate who has spoke out to condemn the arrest of Assange. Please donate $1 to get her into the September debates #Tulsi2020

    • Fuck you and Assange

  • Everyone laughin and applauding while freedom of press goes down the shitter

  • Can you report anything objectively? You just lost a sub.

    • Fuck you Assange lover

  • I've been watching the daily show since Jon Stuart was the host, but after watching this it's time for me to say goodbye to this show ✋ Trevor noah lost all credibility in my eyes 👎

  • Hi folk's ! SO - Finally - i found you're channel .... and i am shocked & ashamed irreversibly, what kind of creatures there're out, which are able, of such primitively, silly & sick jokes, about our all hero for freedom, truth and peace !!! And after all - I thought you were black...?!? Are there really black - american(?) Nazi's out there (and this is not mean't bad --- I'm asking as a German) !?? Jokes besides - ever thought of your Karma ? But all in all - you seem to like living in hell...☆ - wish you much fun and think of me when seeing a KZ - your way and opinion ended once there and will do it again ! Think about - there's still place for some hope, but not for creepeling jokes....!!! Nice Grtz to the Other's !!!!

  • He looks like that because he's been tortured. God.

  • This Noah clown is disgusting.