Category Archives: Media Workers

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Native Journalist Jenni Monet Still Facing Riot Charges

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Native-American journalist Jenni Monet was arrested covering the Standing Rock Dakota Access Pipeline protests.

Monet wrote a lengthy description of her detention in Morton County for Indian Country today. You can read it here.

Its title. “I Was Strip Searched But My White Cellmates Were Not”.

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CA Corrections Department Proposes New Sweeping Prison Censorship Rules

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The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has proposed new sweeping censorship rules for information going into and out of California prisons

Public comment  remains open, years after the call. Use this tool to send a note with your objection to the vague and over-reaching regulations, which characterize all political materials as “oppositional to society and authority”.

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MA Supports the Speak Free Act

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