Image: http://www.activistpost.com I don't know how any American with a sound mind and straight face could claim this country is "the land of the free": FBI 'No Knock, No Warrant' Raid on Activists During RNC By Derrick Broze On the morning of the third day of the Republican National Convention several activists were the victims … Continue reading “The Land of the Free” has Become the Land of the Big Brother Gestapo!
This so-called “land of the free” is, in reality, nothing but a totalitarian police state!
By Alice Speri
June 24, 2016 “Information Clearing House” – “The Intercept” – Law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, have been knocking on the doors of activists and community organizers in Cleveland, Ohio, asking about their plans for the Republican National Convention in July.
As the city gears up to welcome an estimated 50,000 visitors, and an unknown number of protesters, some of the preparations and restrictions put in place by officials have angered civil rights activists. But the latest string of unannounced home visits by local and federal police marks a significant escalation in officials’ efforts to stifle protest, they say.
“The purpose of these door knocks is simple: to intimidate the target and others in efforts to discourage people from engaging in lawful First Amendment activities,” Jocelyn Rosnick, a coordinator with the Ohio chapter of the National Lawyers Guild, wrote in a statement…
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