Matthew Harwood is a journalist in Washington, DC, and a frequent contributor to the Guardian's Comment is Free. His writing has appeared in The Washington Monthly, Progress Magazine (U.K.) as well as online at Columbia Journalism Review, CommonDreams, and Alternet. He is currently working on a book about evangelical Christian rhetoric and aggressive US foreign policy. You can follow Matt on Twitter @mharwood31.
Other articles by this author
To Terrify and Occupy: How the Excessive Militarization of the Police Is Turning Cops Into CounterinsurgentsBy Matthew Harwood, TomDispatch | News Analysis
Destroying the Right to Be Left Alone: Government Agencies Exploit Technology to Make Privacy ObsoleteBy Matthew Harwood, TomDispatch | News Analysis