Tag Archives: Washington D.C. police

Democracy Now! Trump Threatens Protests with Troops, But Police Have Already Been Militarized — With Deadly Results

We look at the increasing militarization of the police with Stuart Schrader, author of “Badges Without Borders: How Global Counterinsurgency Transformed American Policing.”

“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 […]