Film & Discussion: COINTELPRO 101

Film & Discussion: COINTELPRO 101

COINTELPRO was a series of covert, and often illegal, projects conducted by the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) aimed at surveilling, infiltrating, discrediting, and disrupting domestic political organizations. The tactics used included discrediting targets through psychological warfare, planting false reports in the media, smearing through forged letters, harassment, wrongful imprisonment, extralegal violence and assassination.

Review: Dancing With Dynamite

Review: Dancing With Dynamite

Grassroots social movements helped put left-leaning Latin American governments in place — that doesn’t mean ongoing relationships have been easy.

From The IPS Cave: A Conversation between Newman Fellows

From The IPS Cave: A Conversation between Newman Fellows

Due to a recent move within the IPS office, the Newman Fellows are forced to share an office (along with New Economy Working Group Coordinator, Noel) in the side “cave” where nobody visits–this has forced them to talk to each other.