by Akiba Solomon on December 10 2014, 5:27PM
The torture method is a sickening, humiliating twist on standard force-feeding.
by Julianne Hing on October 24 2014, 10:00AM
Ahead of Facing Race, the civil rights activist discusses multi-racial solidarity and the overlap between the criminalization of black, Arab and Muslim communities.
by Julianne Hing on October 15 2014, 4:59PM
Connecting the dots between COINTELPRO and modern-day domestic surveillance of Muslims.
by Carla Murphy on August 18 2014, 3:35PM
It’s going to take more than pulling Iraq battle tanks off Ferguson’s Main Street
by Julianne Hing on August 15 2014, 1:30PM
The federal government has “unjustly and disproportionately targeted American Muslims,” the complaint reads.
by Julianne Hing on July 22 2014, 5:16PM
“It is not silence that will keep the government from overstepping its bounds.”
by Carla Murphy on April 25 2014, 11:33AM
At least 700,000 people are now on the terrorist watch list.
by Brentin Mock on October 17 2013, 4:19PM
Obama will tap an African American, Jeh Johnson, to succeed Janet Napolitano as head of the Department of Homeland Security
by Brentin Mock on October 1 2013, 2:10PM
Attorney General Eric Holder has a full plate, but will lose much of his capacity to carry out the work due to Congress’ dysfunction.
by Von Diaz on September 19 2013, 3:41PM
An article in today’s New York Times claims the NYPD is increasingly monitoring social media for youth gang activity.
by Jamilah King on July 16 2013, 10:31AM
Here’s rare interview footage from 1998 that was re-broadcast on Democracy Now last spring.
by Imara Jones on June 17 2013, 8:45AM
The routine, legal activities of blacks, Latinos and immigrants online make them uniquely likely to be targeted for monitoring.