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Vivienne Westwood and her husband her husband and creative director Andreas Cronthaler decided to dedicate this collection and exhibition in Serpentine Gallery in London to fight for human rights, freedom of speech and justice to Julian Assange. She distributed pamphlets addressed to all intellectuals worldwide. The main exhibit of Vivienne Westwood at this presentation is “beheaded” Julian Assange.
Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks web-site, former hacker, is facing trial in UK and charges of US government for conspiracy and hack into a classified Pentagon computer, could be “effectively tortured to death in prison” before end of the trial (SkyNews). WikiLeaks is an international non-profit organisation that publishes news leaks and classified media provided by anonymous sources. Its website, initiated in 2006 in Iceland by the organisation Sunshine Press, claimed in 2016 to have released online 10 million documents, describing illegal actions of US government against humanity.
Sensitive and not related to fashion subject Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Cronthaler decided to bring into fashion world, as this industry as many others can’t be shielded from “travesty and crime against humanity” (SkyNews).