Tag Archives: Photography is Not A Crime

Josh Stearns> Photos of Journalist Abuse and Arrests at the NATO Summit

Photos of Journalist Abuse and Arrests at the NATO Summit by Josh Stearns  May 21, 2012   Storify I spent the weekend tracking reports of press suppression and journalist arrests in Chicago at the rallies, marches and protests surrounding the NATO summit. See more photos and videos here. Pic: photojournalist injured during today’s protests #NONATO http://pic.twitter.com/L7aZVieA  Amber Lyon  […]

“We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Press Passes” First Amendment Rights and New Court Rulings

 We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Press Passes John Grant   Published: Sunday 9 October 2011   Nation of Change The First Amend­ment right to gather news is, as the Court has often noted, not one that in­ures solely to the ben­e­fit of the news media; rather, the pub­lic’s right of ac­cess to in­for­ma­tion is co­ex­ten­sive […]