Government Tactics That
Suppress Free Speech
A National Lawyers Guild 2007 Report
by Heidi Boghosian
This report examines a hierarchy of government threats to the exercise of political speech, from applying the label “terrorist” to certain activists, to creating legislation targeting specific groups, to continuing to use aggressive, and often unconstitutional, police tactics that intimidate individuals from expressing views unpopular to the government.
national lawyers guild 2007