Hamid Khan, director of Stop LAPD Spying, on the surveillance-industrial complex, and we talk to the students who forced Columbia to divest from prisons, plus Laura on the government’s spying Black Lives Matter activists and when freedom of information isn’t free.

Laura Flanders

Laura Flanders is an Air America radio host and journalist. She is the author of Bushwomen: Tales of a Cynical Species and Real Majority, Media Minority: The Cost of Sidelining Women in Reporting. Flanders was the Founding Director of the Women's Desk at the media-watch group FAIR.