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Shows featuring Coleen Rowley

  • "Edward Snowden is a Patriot": Ex- NSA CIA , FBI and Justice Whistleblowers Meet Leaker in Moscow Snowden2
    In a Democracy Now! special, we spend the hour with four former U.S. intelligence officials — all whistleblowers themselves — who have just returned from visiting National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden in Russia. They are former CIA analyst Ray McGovern, former FBI agent Coleen Rowley, former...
    October 14, 2013 | Story
  • Senate Set to Confirm New FBI Head Who OK’d Waterboarding, Defends Mass Spying, Indefinite Detention James_comey_
    At his confirmation hearing to head the FBI, former Bush administration Deputy Attorney General James Comey refused to criticize the broad, ongoing collection of the phone records of Americans and defended the indefinite detention of U.S. citizens deemed to be enemy combatants. Comey also explained why he signed off on a memo...
    July 10, 2013 | Story
  • FBI Expands Probe into Antiwar Activists Fbi-raid
    The FBI’s probe into antiwar activists is growing. In September, FBI agents raided the homes and offices of activists in Chicago and Minneapolis. Subpoenas that were withdrawn have been reactivated, and a new subpoena was served to a Palestinian solidarity activist in Chicago. We speak with two of the people targeted...
    December 23, 2010 | Story
  • FBI Raids Homes of Antiwar and Pro-Palestinian Activists in Chicago and Minneapolis Fbi-raid
    Antiwar activists are gearing up for protests outside FBI offices in cities across the country today and Tuesday after the FBI raided eight homes and offices of antiwar activists in Chicago and Minneapolis Friday. The FBI’s search warrants indicate agents were looking for connections between local antiwar activists and...
    September 27, 2010 | Story
  • St. Paul Police Conduct Mass Preemptive Raids Ahead of Republican Convention Raid3web
    Armed groups of police in the Twin Cities have raided more than half-a-dozen locations since Friday night in a series of "preemptive raids" before the Republican National Convention. The raids and detentions have targeted activists planning to protest the convention, as well as journalists and videographers documenting police actions at protests. [includes rush transcript]
    September 01, 2008 | Story