A serious discussion on vetting and accountability aid work must take place as a result of Joel Davis's arrest and the multiple questionable and outright duplicitous aspects of his "aid work" that went unnoticed and unquestioned by the NGO world, including the revocation of his charity's 501c status. 

Readers and viewers must understand that efforts to help do not end at the period finishing the last sentence of this article, or the last guest at a vigil. Rather, readers and viewers must take up their own actions, because it is truly up to the public to fight for Assange, when a unified but unelected power structure is set on destroying him and the work of the organization he leads.