Tag Archives | freedom of information act request

The shocking truth about the crackdown on Occupy | Naomi Wolf

US citizens of all political persuasions are still reeling from images of unparallelled police brutality in a coordinated crackdown against peaceful OWS protesters in cities across the nation this past week. An elderly woman was pepper-sprayed in the face; the scene of unresisting, supine students at UC Davis being pepper-sprayed by phalanxes of riot police […]

FBI releases papers on Russian spy ring that involved Anna Chapman

The FBI is releasing tapes and documents shedding new light on the 11-year investigation of a Russian espionage ring that led to the biggest spy swap since the Cold War. The tapes, released on Monday in response to a Freedom of Information Act request by the Associated Press, show the sleeper agents meeting handlers, receiving […]