Stories by Todd Gitlin

Todd Gitlin is a professor of journalism and sociology at Columbia University, the chair of the PhD program in communications, and the author of The Whole World Is Watching: Mass Media in the Making and Unmaking of the New Left; The Sixties: Years of Hope, Days of Rage; and Occupy Nation: The Roots, the Spirit, and the Promise of Occupy Wall Street. subscribe to Todd Gitlin's feed

Posted on: Jun 27, 2013, Source: Tom Dispatch

It's not just the NSA. The government deploys all sorts of informers, agents provocateurs and dirty tricks to spy on constititutionally protected, peaceful protest.