BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 9/24/13
About 100 people joined a protest here, Sept. 24, at the Federal Building, to demand an end to the three year federal investigation of anti-war and international solidarity activists that began with FBI raids and grand jury subpoenas on Sept. 24, 2010.
BY staff | Grand Rapids | 8/21/13
Grand Rapids, MI - Tom Burke, a spokesperson for the Committee to Stop FBI Repression, condemned the 35-year sentence that was handed down against whistleblower Bradley Manning.
BY staff | New York, NY | 6/13/13
Jess Sundin, of the Committee to Stop FBI repression, spoke on a panel at the Left Forum here, June 8.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | United States | 6/10/13
In a whirlwind news week the public has become aware that the majority, if not all, of U.S. telephone calls are monitored by the NSA (National Security Agency) and have been for seven years, that the U.S. government is monitoring emails through a secret NSA program called PRISM, and that Edward Snowden is the whistleblower that made these revelations possible.
BY Committee to Stop FBI Repression | United States | 5/20/13
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Committee to Stop FBI Repression
BY staff | Fort Worth, TX | 4/02/13
More than 40 protesters gathered at the Carswell federal prison, March 30, to demand freedom for Dr. Aafia Siddiqui and the other women political prisoners held here.
BY staff | Fort Worth, TX | 3/30/13
About 60 people gathered here at the U.S. District Court building, March 29, to demand “Free Aafia Siddiqui!”
BY Committee to Stop FBI Repression | Washington D.C. | 3/10/13
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Committee to Stop FBI Repression. The statement was delivered by Sue Udry, of Defending Dissent Foundation at a March 8 press conference, at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. The purpose of the press conference was urge support two women political prisoners, Dr. Aafia Siddiqui and attorney Lynne Stewart.
BY David Newlin | Salt Lake City, UT | 2/22/13
State-sponsored repression and infiltration of anti-war groups is nothing new. But it can certainly take on new and particularly nasty forms, as Jess Sundin can tell you.
BY staff | Washington, DC | 2/05/13
A leaked Justice Department white paper titled the “Lawfulness of a Lethal Operation Directed Against a U.S. Citizen who is a Senior Operational Leader of Al Qa’ida or An Associated Force,” was published Feb. 5 by NBC News.