>Kicking the Forward Intelligence Teams off our streets. Saturday 18th October11amRoom EB4AQueen Mary and Westfield College (nearest tube Mile End) This meeting is to build on the word done by Fitwatch to counteract police repression and intimidation. Aimed at anyone who has experienced police intimidation and wants to do something about it.
>The National Union of Journalists have released Press Freedom: “Collateral Damage”, a short film about police surveillance of journalists who document political dissent, written and directed by Jason N. Parkinson, and produced by Marc Vallée. NUJ general secretary Jeremy Dear also proposed a motion condemning the targeting of journalists by FIT teams, which was agreed […]
Over the last fortnight there has been two trials in London for Fitwatching activities, both for obstructing police cameras. The three defendants in the first trial were lucky enough to have lawyers representing them for free. The two defendants in the second trail were forced by lack of legal aid to defend themselves. The difference […]