Cop Block Newsletter #001

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Thank you for subscribing to’s Weekly Newsletter! The is the very first newsletter, and as with anything worthwhile, we’ll strive to make it a better resource. If you have suggestions on how to make that happen, please let us know:

In each Newsletter a person or crew who has effectively advanced the fact that Badges Don’t Grant Extra Rights will be highlighted. This week, much love goes to our friends at Liberty Web Alliance (LWA), who for years have expertly addressed’s behind the scenes IT needs. This month was our most-trafficked yet, with 350,000+ visits and 500,000+ page views. To accommodate the continued growth, the LWA team transitioned the site to a dedicated, enterprise-level server with 64GB of memory. If you appreciate our presence online and have the interest and means, donate directly to LWA using PayPal, credit card, or Bitcoin via

We recently received our latest outreach flyer – a 3″ x 5″ information-filled beauty. You can get a stack of 100 from Use the coupon code “100freeshipping” (shared only with you and others who receive this Newsletter) and you will pay zero for shipping. View/print them from

Do you have a smartphone? When doing outreach that is one of the most-frequent questions I pose to those who stop and engage. While most respond in the affirmative, less than half are aware of streaming apps, and their potential. If you don’t yet have a streaming app like Bambuser on your phone, visit and make it happen – it’s much better to be prepared and never need such a tool, than to be caught in a situation where it’s just your word against that of a police employee. chronicles musicians who proactively used the form at to share their message with readers of the site. Though spanning many genres and hailing from different locations, the tunes included on that page share at least one commonality – the recognition, and advocacy to others, that badges don’t grant extra rights. Also, it can net bands who submit content some outreach litCop Block gear, or other items for use at their shows.

Lastly, we’d like to direct your attention to (which houses information on how to effectively stand up for your rights); to (so you can better protect yourself and others in your community) and to (you are the network).

We appreciate your efforts to erode legitimacy granted to the bad idea that some people have more rights than others.

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Pete Eyre

Pete Eyre is co-founder of As an advocate of peaceful, consensual interactions, he seeks to inject a message of complete liberty and self-government into the conversation of police accountability. Eyre went to undergrad and grad school for law enforcement, then spent time in DC as an intern at the Cato Institute, a Koch Fellow at the Drug Policy Alliance, Directer of Campus Outreach at the Institute for Humane Studies, Crasher-in-Chief at Bureaucrash, and as a contractor for the Future of Freedom Foundation. In 2009 he left the belly of the beast and hit the road with Motorhome Diaries and later co-founded Liberty On Tour. He spent time in New Hampshire home, and was involved with Free Keene, the Free State Project and The Daily Decrypt.