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Video: Relatively Free


Journalist and activist Barrett Brown is released from prison after four years. On his drive across Texas to a halfway house, he discusses his extraordinary case and considers what the future now holds for him and other radical journalists.

This video is being distributed by Field of Vision, a website managed by Laura Poitras and Micah Lee which allows controversial videos, audios, and texts to be submitted securely and anonymously.

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One comment on “Video: Relatively Free

  1. drmikeolson
    January 14, 2017

    JFC. Criminal charges, 4 yrs jail, 2 yrs probation, and $800K in fines for re-posting a link. President Obama’s war on whistleblowers and journalists is right up there just below his unprecedented used of combat drones at the top of his big fails.

    I do hope the ACLU will pick this up.


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