Please support our programs

radio stories and voices to take action

COINTELPRO 101 (Part 1)

Listen:




COINTELPRO 101. Photo courtesy of the Freedom Archives.

COINTELPRO, the secret FBI project to infiltrate and disrupt domestic organizations thought to be “subversive,” targeted many African-American, Native-American, and other movements for self-determination by people of color in the U.S..  Between 1956 and 1971, the FBI conducted more than 2,000 COINTELPRO (Counter Intelligence Program) operations.  Over the next two weeks, we’ll be broadcasting the documentary film “COINTELPRO 101.” Today we hear the first half of the film, produced by the Freedom Archives.

Special thanks to The Freedom Archives.

Featuring:

Liz Derias, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement; Bob Boyle, attorney; Jose Lopez, Puerto Rican Cultural Center Executive Director; Lucy Rodriguez, Puerto Rico Independence movement leader and former political prisoner; Ward Churchill, Native American activist and author; Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Native American activist and author; Leonard Peltier, political prisoner; Ricardo Romero, Al Frente de Lucha co-founder; Priscilla Falcon, University of Northern Colorado Professor of Hispanic Studies; Francisco Martinez, Chicano/Mejicano activist and attorney.
CORRECTION: Making Contact staff inadvertently misstated attorney Bob Boyle’s name as Bob Doyle in the audio version of the COINTELPRO 101 documentary (Part 1). We apologize for the mistake.

— WEB EXCLUSIVES —

Cointelpro 101: full length audio documentary

—–

 

For More Information:

MC Special offer Ad

Author: Kwan

Share This Post On

2 Comments

  1. dawayne carter b/k/a lilwayne is doing all kinds of illgeal electric wire taps all over louisiana ,he is payin wire tappers out of jail to do his jobs,he also did it out of jail and still doing it,he has a whole subdivion in opelousas elcetric wire tapped ,people have made all kinds of complaints on him to the fbi/includin the white house nothin has been done he is phone tapin a young lady by the name of chandra fontenot includin her family her address is 738 meloncan st in opelousas,la this family needs evidence.his hit crew is using all kinds of elcetric spy circut blockers so the fbi wont hear what he is doing,they are usin the cits amp in houses an the city audio/video to follow her.an also he is usin some kind of old auto tune player to harrsass people in the city,he is payin wire tapers out of rickers jail to do it for him includin alanta jail her name is shatea harris b/k/a da brat listen in this family house.

    Post a Reply
  2. lil wayne is doing all kinds of illgeal electric wire tapin in the louisiana it has been reported to the local police and the fbi he wire tapped dupre place subdivion in opelousas

    Post a Reply

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. COINTELPRO 101 (Part 1) | National Radio Project - [...] More Shows: « COINTELPRO 101 (Part 1) [...]

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>