Posts Tagged: FBI
Whether authorities classify an act as “terrorist” depends almost entirely on who carries it out, not what they did.
It’s going to be tricky when recent agency heads are now vocal “Resistance” leaders.
The targeting of immigrants is intimately linked to a long record of labor repression and civil liberties violations — which eventually target the native-born, too.
Sure, federal agencies have acted illegally -- when the president tells them to. Trump's war on the "Deep State" is entirely about impunity for himself.
The president didn’t just want the FBI to stop investigating his friend Mike Flynn. He wanted it to arrest journalists.
Government spying is a problem for everyone. But people of color, religious minorities, and political dissidents are far more likely to be victims of unwarranted monitoring.
Not only that, it seems to be fighting yesterday’s terrorists.
It’s becoming increasingly difficult to “profile” Islamic extremists in the United States.
American fingerprints are all over a botched commando raid in the southern Philippines that left dozens dead and shocked the country.
In this excerpt from a new book of narratives about men and women needlessly swept up in the War on Terror, the FBI inadvertently reveals the scope of its surveillance.