tPP in the News

tPP in the News

17 September 2021 “The role of physical threats in Trump’s domination of the GOP”[The Washington Post]


18 August 2021 “Biden is Expanding Trump’s War on ‘Domestic Violent Extremism’ — And It’s Sweeping Up Black People”[The Intercept]


14 May 2021 “Activists Push for Charges to be Dropped Against Demonstrators for Black Lives” [Truthout]


16 January 2021 “Activists are worried insurrectionists aren’t being charged as heavy” [Fast News]


15 January 2021 “Activists are worried insurrectionists aren’t being charged as heavy handedly as Floyd protesters. Experts say the list of crimes pro-Trump rioters could face is just beginning.” [Business Insider]


14 January 2021 “DOJ is Considering Charging Capitol Rioters with Seditious Conspiracy, Felony Murder” [The Intercept]


5 January 2021 “5 Charged Over Minneapolis New Year’s Eve Riots Involving ‘Kill Cops’ and ‘Abolish Prisons’ Vandalism” [Daily Caller]


7 December 2020 “Shamar Betts: In Jail for Months Waiting for Trial” [WILL Radio – University of Illinois]


18 November 2020 “Feds, Under Trump, Stepping in to Prosecute Crimes Tied to Civil Unrest, Gun Violence” [Newsday]


15 November 2020 “Are BLM Prosecutions a Deliberate Crackdown?[Al Jazeera]


4 November 2020 “Trump’s DOJ Still Pretending Everything Has An ‘Interstate’ Nexus To Throw Federal Charges At Protester” [Techdirt]


31 October 2020 “The President’s War on Dissent Is Using Trumped-Up Federal Charges” [The Intercept]


30 October 2020 “Federal Prosecutors Engaged in Unprecedented Push to Jail Protesters before Trial” [The Intercept]


29 October 2020 “The aftermath of the Black Lives Matter protests – where do they stand now?” [The Hill]


29 October 2020 “Arson charges against prominent Philadelphia activist draw swift rebuke from protest movement” [The Bakersfield Californian]


27 October 2020: “Federal Felony Charges Against 300 in Police Protests” [The Crime Report]


27 October 2020: “America’s protest crackdown: five months after George Floyd, hundreds face trials and prison” [The Guardian]


28 September 2020: “Federal Charges for Black Lives Matter Protesters Even More Appalling in Light of Breonna Taylor Indictment” [The Root]


24 September 2020: “2 Black Lives Matter demonstrators are facing life in prison. Experts say the ‘deeply disturbing’ potential sentences are an ‘unprecedented’ form of government overreach”   [Insider]


13 July 2020: “The Federal Government’s Aggressive Prosecution of Protestors” [Lawfare]


13 July 2020: “White Supremacist Prosecutions Roundup” [Lawfare]


7 July 2020: “They Came to Support People Getting Out of Jail. Then They Were Attacked By Police.” [In These Times]


16 January 2020: Prosecution Project examines how sociopolitical crimes are prosecuted[Miami University News & Events: Top Stories]


31 December 2019: “Republican Death Threats Are Undermining Our Democracy.” [The Philadelphia Inquirer]


14 November 2019:The Prosecution Project aided by Research Computing Support group[Miami University News from the Office for the Advancement of Research and Scholarship]


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30 May 2019:AOC says she gets death threats after organizations air ‘hateful messages’ about her[USA Today]


26 March 2019: Prosecutions for death threats against US politicians spiked last year[Quartz]


1 December 2018: TV interview with tPP Director about the 2018 FBI Hate Crimes Report and the utility of tPP [Sinclair Broadcast Group]


16 November 2018: “As hate crimes rise across the U.S., a Miami team researches political motivations and prosecution” [Miami University News and Communications]