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An RNC2008 Protest Story, Brandon Darby: How a Radical Leftist Became the FBI’s BFF, by John Harkinson

How a Radical Leftist Became the FBI’s BFF By Josh Harkinson  Mother Jones September/October 2011 Issue To many on the left, Brandon Darby was a hero. To federal agents consumed with busting anarchist terror cells, he was the perfect snitch. FOR A FEW DAYS IN SEPTEMBER 2008, as the Republican Party kicked off its national convention in […]

Carlos Montes and the Security State: A Cautionary Tale by Chris Hedges

Carlos Montes and the Security State: A Cautionary Tale Carlos Montes addresses supporters at a rally outside the Alhambra branch of Los Angeles County Superior Court on June 6. By Chris Hedges   Posted on Jul 10, 2011 Truthdig On May 17 at 5 inthe morning the Chicano activist Carlos Montes got a wake-up call at his home in […]