Posts Tagged ‘Freedom of Information Act’

Report on Photographer Ernest Withers Details His Work for FBI

Posted by on Monday July 9, 2012 | Photojournalism

A 348-page FBI report about photographer Ernest Withers contains new details—but apparently no new bombshells–about his work as a paid FBI informant while he documented the civil rights movement in the 1960s and early 1970s. The FBI report, released under a court order, names several African American activists that Withers spied on, and details some... More