KPFA covers "Activism is Not Terrorism" campaign

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Mara Verheyden-Hilliard interview on WPFW: New revelations of federal spying on protestors

Interview: new campaign launched to tell Congress "Activism is Not Terrorism! Stop the Spying"

Listen Now: Is the United States a Police State?

On Loud and Clear radio: PCJF Executive Director Mara Verheyden-Hilliard joined Heidi Boghosian, director of the AJ Muste Institute, for a discussion of the ongoing attacks on civil liberties.

Flashpoints (KPFA): FBI Monitoring of SOAW, Police Cover-Up in Chicago

PCJF Executive Director Mara Verheyden-Hilliard discusses FBI monitoring of human rights group SOA Watch, as well as the police cover-up in Chicago.

Ledger-Enquirer: School of the Americas part of counterterrorism probe

Release of 429 pages obtained by the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund for SOA Watch has mobilized supporters for the three-day event that includes 50 workshops, a protest Saturday at the Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, Ga., and a mock funeral procession Sunday in Columbus to remember victims of human rights violence, said Hendrik Voss, national organizer for the Washington-based organization.

Telesur: FBI Spied on School of the Americas Protesters

The FBI has been regularly surveilling nonviolent activists campaigning for the closure of a U.S. military base that trains Latin American military officers and dictators, according to documents released today.

Huffington Post: With Police Body Cameras, D.C. Mayor Promises Transparency With Caveats

After months of policy debate, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has unveiled her proposed regulations for how the public can access police body camera footage.