Columnists
FBI van. Photo: André Gustavo Stumpf/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Racism is unacceptable, anywhere, anytime. We must be especially intolerant of racism when it appears as official government policy, enshrined in secret documents in black and white.
Columnists
James Comey. Image: Flickr/Brookings Institution​
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | The FBI has become the darling of Trump's opponents. But this powerful, secretive federal police force has a long, dark and often violent history of suppressing dissent in the U.S.
Columnists
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Rick Salutin | I'd have fired James Comey too. The guy is delusional, grandiose and a drama queen (who does that remind you of?). The former FBI director thinks it's all about him.
Columnists
Wayne MacPhail | The Apple vs. the FBI saga has been dizzying and challenging, but it comes down to this question: should citizens be able to know something that the government cannot get access to?
Book Review
Eleanor J. Bader | Let's take a look into The Revolutionary Union and its later incarnation, the Revolutionary Communist Party, to reveal how the FBI and local police worked to undermine progressive unity.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | Marshall "Eddie" Conway walked free from prison this week, just one month shy of 44 years behind bars. He was convicted of the April 1970 killing of a Baltimore police officer.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | This week, more news emerged about the theft of classified government documents, leaked to the press, that revealed a massive, top-secret surveillance program.
Columnists
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | The FBI operation against Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of the most shameful episodes in the long history of the U.S. government's persecution of dissenters.
Columnists
Matthew Behrens | While Omar Khadr returned from Guantanamo Bay this fall, another abandoned Canadian will shortly mark 11 years behind bars, much of that time in an Indiana hellhole known as Little Guantanamo.
Blog
Lindsay Beyerstein | According to Robin Marty of Care2.org, today's young whippersnappers are snorting bath salts and plant food to get their kicks. But keep in mind that "bath salt" and "plant food" are just euphemisms.
Podcast
Redeye
Mordecai Briemberg | Several Palestine solidarity activists and Palestinian-American community organizers have been summoned to appear before a federal grand jury in Chicago in January.
Blog
James Laxer | The Harper government is engaged in secret talks with the U.S. government to negotiate a sweeping Fortress North America security deal with Washington.