Federal agents approach you. Perhaps they just ask a couple offhand questions; perhaps they have a deal to propose. They might tell you they are trying to help you; they might tell you that you are in a lot of trouble and it will just get worse unless you cooperate with them; they might tell you that they need your help to prevent something terrible from happening. 1,558 more words
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This week’s firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director James Comey by President Donald Trump has aroused the indignation of conservatives and liberals alike, who decry the Trump Administration’s alleged attempt at “politicization” of the FBI by interfering with the “work” of the agency as it investigated alleged collusion between members of the Trump for President campaign and the Russian Government of Vladimir Putin in order to “rig” the US Presidential election of 2016 in favor of Trump. 3,059 more words
Today I went to the procession which commemorated the victory in the Great Patriotic War (That’s WWII for you westerners out there). After standing in the crowd and trying in vain to get a vantage point in order to see the procession, I eventually chose to visit the nearby Burger King and managed to get a front row seat. 607 more words
April 24, 2017: Listen To Barbara Easely Cox, Member Of The Black Panther Party Discuss Her Experience And The Party's Legacy With Host Corinne Frugoni.
In 1966 in Oakland California, Huey Newton and Bobby Seale founded the Black Panther Party for Self Defense. The initial goal was to monitor police violence in black communities, a persistent issue that Black Lives Matter and other contemporary groups continue to organize around today. 496 more words
How intelligence agencies and their contractors are using methods of intelligence gathering which are similar to those which formed part of COINTELPRO.
I wonder if the intercept or anyone else can find a flaw in the following analysis which would appear to prove the existence of certain methods of surveillance which bear a strong similarity to those which formed part of COINTELPRO. 1,629 more words