Richard Aoki

Why Do Progressive Activists Become FBI Informants? It's Complicated

by Jamilah King on Sep 13, 2012 9:47AM

Richard Aoki's saga shows that cases like these can seldom be boiled down to simple and binary ideas of so-called "dirty snitches" and "loyal comrades."

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Richard Aoki Documentary Directors Blast FBI Allegations

by Jamilah King on Aug 22, 2012 11:05AM

The statement calls for Aoki's supporters to conduct their own research.

Topics: /NOW, National Security, History, Richard Aoki

Historian Calls for More Evidence Amidst Richard Aoki FBI Allegations

by Jamilah King on Aug 21, 2012 1:00PM

I spoke with one academic who cited the need to use the allegations that Richard Aoki may have been an FBI informant as a "teachable moment."

Topics: /NOW, Richard Aoki

Richard Aoki, the FBI, and the Long (Ongoing) Saga of State Spying

by Jamilah King on Aug 21, 2012 9:24AM

A damning new report alleges that the late Black Panther Richard Aoki may have worked as an FBI informant. But is state intervention in progressive movements inevitable?

Topics: History, National Security, Richard Aoki