Goverment Crackdowns

Arrested for Feeding the Homeless? 5 Outrageous Government Crackdowns on Peaceful Activists Lauren Kelley Activists continue to be arrested, assaulted and otherwise harassed by the nation's police and government agencies for participating in nonviolent protests and other actions. In recent months, police and government leaders have inappropriately, unfairly, and in some cases illegally targeted peaceful activists on a number of occasions. That should come as a shock to no one, since government mistreatment of nonviolent activists has been going on for as long as activists have been [...]