As a journalist and a mother, this was not an easy piece to write, but I believe it's a story that deserves to be told.
Behind the Wikileaks headlines (and there are millions of them) is an Australian mother fighting for her son's life.
Here is the link to my profile of Christine Assange, the mother of Wikileaks editor-in-chief, Julian Assange:
To my readers, so many of you mothers yourselves, can we even begin to imagine what pressure this lady is under? Respect.