Will Potter

Will Potter is an award-winning independent journalist based in Washington, D.C. He is the author of Green Is the New Red: An Insider’s Account of a Social Movement Under Siege.

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Sunday, June 3, 2012 - 11:28am
Freedom of Information Request Reveals FBI 'Domestic Terrorism' Training Material on Activists
Newly released FBI presentations show the flawed and misleading information the government is using to train agents to identify and investigate “domestic terrorist” groups such as “black separatists,” anarchists, animal rights activists, and environmentalists.
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Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 12:36pm
The FBI and Federal Prosecutors Say My Journalism Is “Extremist”
I recently wrote about Jordan Halliday , an animal rights activist who was jailed for refusing to name names before a federal grand jury investigating the release of mink from fur farms. Prosecutors urged a harsh prison sentence because Halliday has publicly vowed to resist the political witch hunt.
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