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Julian Assange: Vaughan Smith Is No Michael Moore

by | 15th, December 2010

JULIAN Assange will be spending Christmas at Ellingham Hall, Suffolk , where Frontline Club founder Vaughan Smith lives and shoots.

In “The world’s most wanted house guest – Why I’m sheltering Julian Assange ”, Smith tells Independent readers why he is allowing Assange to bed down at his Georgian pile.

The cynic sits up and says, well, it’s all great publicity for the Mr Vaughan and his Frontline Club. Jemima Khan and Michael Moore have inserted themselves into the story. Assange has rich celebrity mates keen to be on the inside. Vaughan is a journalist of independent means sidling up to the rock star .

But Vaughan has credibility. As a skilled journalist, he has been consistently

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