Wednesday, May 12, 2004
Stop the Surveillance of Peace Groups!
The American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California put out an action alert: "Stop the Surveillance of Peace Groups!" (click on the link to take action). The issue is the Fresno County Sheriff's anti-terrorism unit's infiltration of Peace Fresno. For more information, read: Diana Marcum, "Group Alleges Police Scrutiny," The Fresno Bee, October 4, 2003; "ACLU and Fresno Residents Seek FBI Records Regarding Infiltration of Local Community Group," January 29, 2004; "ACLU Seeks Info on Spying on Fresno Peace Group," The Progressive, February 4, 2004; and Louis Galvan, "Peace Fresno Files Complaint," The Fresno Bee, April 22, 2004.