# What the julian assange conviction means for the future of journalism
What The Julian Assange Conviction Means For The Future Of Journalism
Julian AssangeDavid G. Silvers, Cancillería del Ecuador, CC BY-SA 2.0. Julian Assange is either a hero or a villain depending on who you ask. But one thing is for sure; this case will determine what free speech and free press mean going forward for America and across the world.