When the State Attacks Journalism

by  https://www.commondreams.org/peter-hart Peter Hart Glenn Greenwald (centre) looks on as his partner David Miranda (right) talks with the media after arriving at Rio de Janeiro's international airport following his detention at Heathrow. (Photograph: RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS) On August 15 Progressive magazine editor Matt Rothschild was arrested at the Wisconsin state capitol building in Wisconsin for the act of reporting on the arrest of a protestor. As he told Democracy Now! I get out my iPhone and take pictures. I was doing that, and then they were moving Bonnie Block [...]