The Portland City Council voted 3-2 to sever ties with the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF).Given the FBI’s persistent surveillance of activists, its targeting of the Muslim community, and overly permissive guidelines, Defending Rights & Dissent strongly supports the effort of municipalities to break with the JTTF.
Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/15HMniYvUBTBIlZbuNaw6SyL_NwMOLrU- Original document name: FBI DHS Anarchist Extremism Report.pdf FOIA or Government Document, Any, 2016
The FBI opened a counterterrorism investigation into racial justice group By Any Means Necessary (BAMN). The precipitating incident was a counter protest against the white supramcists. At the protest, individuals brought knives and violently stabbed anti-racist counter protesters. This led the FBI to investigate…the counter protesters
Marzieh Hashemi, a journalist with the Iranian state-run Press TV, is currently being detained by the FBI. An unsealed order reveals she is not suspect of a crime, but is being detained as a “material witness” in an undisclosed grand jury proceeding.
Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Tells Fox News FBI’s Counterintelligence Sought to Prevent “Progressives” and “Socialists” From Getting Into Government
A former high ranking FBI official exclaimed during an appearance on the Tucker Carlson show that the FBI had worked to keep people with leftwing views out of government. The FBI’s long history of acting as the political police demonstrates why it is misguided for them to embraced as a force for democracy.
FBI agent Terry Albury saw inherent racism in the FBI’s targeting of local communities of color, and sought to blow the whistle on that racism and the agency’s unethical use of paid informants. He will be sentenced under the Espionage Act next week.
Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/19Tnf4Qe51cV0Oxb9lWJXd-UEg8J7wT0X Original document name: Delmer Berg Sacramento FBI File.PDF FOIA or Government Document, CA, USA, 20th century, 2018
Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1YmtiOc9RT589MsgoSs_Cl7I155iqvLS8 Original document name: Delmer Berg FBI HQ File.PDF FOIA or Government Document, CA, USA, 20th century, 2018
Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1AieGjYMw_a1vbK88JffBXQXiNMFnD18L Original document name: Community Action Commission Files.pdf FOIA or Government Document, CA, USA, 20th century, 2018