Nathan Cox was pulled over by Virginia State Trooper Melanie McKenney in 2012. Nathan — founder of Virginia Cop Block — filmed the stop, filed a FOIA request, and put it all online. Two years later, Nathan received a summons to appear in court — McKenney claimed he had engaged in “defamation.” That suit — […]
On Wednesday, Jan. 23rd, 2013 I met-up with some good folks at a Richmond diner to discuss ideas and tactics on how we can together help to bring-about a world free from the coercive monopoly of policing. It was a good crew – some folks present were already active with Virginia Cop Block, including Nate […]
Last week concluded Virginia Cop Block’s “Liberty Empowerment Project” – well, at least the full-time effort behind it. We finished up the last two days in Oregon Hill and Hillside Court. Each morning we started at about 8:30am outside of a court-house, handing out packets to folks going into court. We primarily did outreach at […]
This post was originally authored by Nate Cox over at Virginia Cop Block. Props to him and others on the ground for getting more eyes on this situation. Their timely updates undoubtedly helped bring about this favorable conclusion and underscored the impact that us good folks can have when we stand together against injustice. -Pete […]
This post was authored by Nate Cox and originally posted to VirginiaCopBlock.org. Liberty Empowerment Project Update #2 – Day 3! Day #3 of the Liberty Empowerment Project is now complete! We handed out another 700+ Liberty Empowerment Packets today which totals us at about 2000 or slightly more within the first THREE days! Today was […]
Virginia CopBlock Announces Liberty Empowerment Project The Liberty Empowerment Project begins community outreach August 6th. Richmond, VA – Virginia CopBlock activists, Nathan Cox and Meg McLain, announced the inauguration of the Liberty Empowerment Project for Monday, the 6th of August. The Liberty Empowerment Project is a grass-roots outreach program dedicated to educating people about the […]
I am an OEF (Operation Enduring Freedom) veteran of the GWOT (Global War On Terror). I served in the Kunar Province of Afghanistan for 15 months from May of ’07’ thru Aug. of 08 as a member of the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 2/503 Infantry Bat. I was medically retired for service-related disabilities. I’m […]
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