Jilara (jilara) wrote,

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The New Totalitarianism - word is getting out

One of the local news stations has been featuring EXTENSIVE coverage of the two journalists who have been put on the no-fly list, apparently for their outspoken criticism of Bush policies. Even had a nice little segment with being at the airport with these two middle-aged white women, showing the exact line they are told they cannot cross or they will be arrested. Personally, I would have had them walk across it for the cameras, and catch the reactions on film, but we didn't get that. But then, at least the word is getting out locally.

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