Harriet Rowan

Harriet Blair Rowan is a reporter for the Center for Media and Democracy. She majored in Latin American studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and also extensively studied the Middle East. She speaks Spanish and Arabic and lived in Morocco for a year, studying the language and culture.

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Sunday, September 9, 2012 - 1:34pm
Walker's New Capitol Police Chief Cracks Down on the First Amendment
On September 5, 2012, eight people were arrested, handcuffed, and ultimately given citations for simply holding signs in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
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Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 11:51am
A Sea of Robin Hoods Tell the G8, It's Time to Tax Wall Street!
Thousands of nurses from around the world descended upon Daley Plaza, in the heart of Chicago on May 18, to demand that the richest nations in the world put an end to austerity politics and start asking the people who collapsed the global economy to do more to "heal the world."
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Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 11:49am
Occupy Wall Street Outs ALEC Corporations
Ashley Gillece, a 25 year-old college student and single parent, was arrested Wednesday in front of one of Pfizer 's laboratories in Groton, Connecticut.
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