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  • Activism is Not Terrorism!
    end aeta Activism is not Terrorism

    AETA is a federal criminal statute that uses fear of terrorism to undercut protest and advocacy campaigns, stifling debate on issues of public interest and importance. It is unconstitutional, unnecessary and arbitrary...more


  • Hiding Prisoners ‘System-Wide’ in Chicago
    empty, dark prison cell

    The revelation that Chicago police are arresting people and concealing where they are, as reported by the British Guardian earlier this week, comes as no surprise to activists in the city’s legal community. They’ve been quietly working on the issue for months.

    February 27, 2015,Steven Wishnia
  • Did Berkeley Protest Policy Lead to Man’s Death?

    Berkeley paramedics waited for a police escort before they would answer an emergency call at a location near to where protesters were marching.

    February 16, 2015,Steven Wishnia
  • Four Hard Truths
    FBI director James Comey getting out of an SUV

    On Thursday, FBI Director James Comey addressed “Hard Truths: Law Enforcement and Race.” He had four hard truths to tell us about, but his premise from the start was false and self-serving.

    February 13, 2015,Sue Udry