The Espionage Act turns 100 today. It helped destroy the Socialist Party of America and quashes free speech to this day.
The FBI embodies authoritarianism more than any other domestic agency. It can’t curb Trump’s autocratic tendencies.
Couching opposition to Trump in anti-Russia language will only end up benefiting the Right.
In the 1930s and '40s, conservative forces waged a relentless campaign to deport militant labor leader Harry Bridges.
For decades, the state has used lists like the no-fly list to expand its power and harass political dissidents.