Shows featuring Eileen Clancy

  • Democracy Now! Broadcast Exclusive: Declassified Docs Reveal Military Operative Spied on WA Peace Groups, Activist Friends Stunned Dunn1
    Newly declassified documents reveal that an active member of Students for a Democratic Society and Port Militarization Resistance in Washington state was actually an informant for the US military. The man everyone knew as "John Jacob" was in fact John Towery, a member of the Force Protection Service at Fort Lewis. The military’s role in the spying raises questions about possibly...
    July 28, 2009 | Story
  • I-Witness Video Collective Forced Out of Living Space After Second Raid by St. Paul Police in Five Days Iwitnessweb
    Police in St. Paul are being accused of continuing to intimidate a group of video makers that traveled to the Twin Cities to document police misconduct during the Republican National Convention. On Saturday, police raided a home where members of the I-Witness Video collective were staying. Members of the group were detained for over two hours. The building’s landlord forced the group to move...
    September 04, 2008 | Story
  • As Democratic Convention Kicks Off, Massive Security Presence Clamps Down on Dissent in Denver Protestersweb
    The 2008 Democratic National Convention kicked off Monday at the Pepsi Center in downtown Denver. We play highlights of the speeches from the convention floor, and we take a look at the massive security presence in the streets of the city with Eileen Clancy of I-Witness Video, who has been closely monitoring the protests in the streets. [includes rush transcript]
    August 26, 2008 | Story
  • Colorado "Fusion Center" to Step Up Intelligence Gathering During DNC ; US Northern Command to Play Role Dncdenverweb
    Federal and state law enforcement officials in Colorado plan to increase intelligence operations during the Democratic National Convention in Denver and run a fusion center, where intelligence analysts will collect and analyze reports of suspicious activity. Civil rights advocates fear the fusion center could enable unwarranted spying on protesters exercising their First Amendment rights at the...
    August 01, 2008 | Story
  • NYPD Officer Caught on Tape Body-Slamming Cyclist During Critical Mass Ride Bikecopweb
    Over a million people have watched an online video shot by a tourist last week showing a New York police officer body-slamming and tackling a cyclist in Times Square. We speak with video activist and archivist Eileen Clancy about the incident and why the city is subpoenaing her organization, I-Witness Video, for hundreds of protest videos shot during the 2004 Republican National Convention. [includes...
    August 01, 2008 | Story