Green Scare: Illuminating The New War On Dissent

“The term Green Scare refers to the federal government’s expanding prosecution efforts against animal liberation and ecological activists, … all » drawing parallels to the “Red Scares” of the 1910’s and 1950s.” http://www.greenscare.org

Barbara’s talk is part of a three part series addressing the government’s use of the ever expanding definition of “terrorism”, located at Google Video, search PhilosopherSeed.

Barbara Dudley Portland State University professor Former Executive Director of Greenpeace USA Former President of the National Lawyers Guild

BARBARA DUDLEY speaks eloquently from her experience with Greenpeace USA and the National Lawyers Guild. She demonstrates with specific examples how prosecution of civil disobedience direct action tactics have frequently moved from misdemeanors to felonies since the election of George W. Bush.

Greenpeace USA http://www.greenpeace.org/usa

National Lawyers Guild http://www.lclark.edu/org.nlg

Northwest Constitutional Rights Center http://www.nwcrc.org

For more detailed information and to hear audio files of the presentations, please visit: http://philosopherseed.org/features.htm

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