New Documents Suggest J. Edgar Hoover Was Involved In Fred Hampton’s Murder

By Flint Taylor and Jeff Haas, Truthout. -

In March 1976, we sat in a cavernous Chicago courtroom while FBI agent Roy Martin Mitchell testified in the federal civil rights case that we and our partners at the People’s Law Office had [...]

Spying On Americans: Infamous 1970s White House Plan For Protest Surveillance

By John Prados and Luke A. Nichter, National Security Archive. -

Portions of a long-secret government blueprint for expansive surveillance of domestic protest movements during the Nixon presidency have just been released, more than 50 years after it was [...]