Tag Archives: Political Spying

Green Party: PA Department of Homeland Security Director John Powers should be fired

As protests are held nationwide against FBI and PA department of Homeland Security domestic spying, the Green Party issued the following press release:

Group calls for termination of Homeland Security Chief over ITRR contract

Feels violated as one of the activist groups spied on

The Green Party of Pennsylvania shares the outrage of fellow citizens and taxpayers at the actions of the Institute of Terrorism Research and Response of Philadelphia, in its blatant abuse of the privilege of its homeland security contract with the Dept.… Read more ...

Activist Claims State Police Engaged In ‘Political Spying’ Online

Posted in the Hartford Courant by Jon Lender. Found by way of GP.org.

A political activist and free-lance journalist who is suing the police over his arrest in Hartford at Gov. M. Jodi Rell’s 2007 inauguration parade says he has found evidence that state police used phony e-mail identities to gather information on political activities.… Read more ...