Seth Harp is a contributing editor at Rolling Stone, and was a 2019 fellow in nonfiction literature at MacDowell. A veteran of the Iraq War, he has reported from Syria, Iraq, and Mexico for publications including Harper's, the New Yorker, the New York Times, Columbia Journalism Review, and the Daily Beast. He lives in Austin, Texas.
Texas Deployed SWAT, Bomb Robot, Small Army of Cops to Arrest a Woman and Her Dog
She had done nothing wrong. State troopers started following her because of “anti-law enforcement rhetoric” on her car windows.
The War on ImmigrantsI’m a Journalist but I Didn’t Fully Realize the Terrible Power of U.S. Border Officials Until They Violated My Rights and Privacy
I complacently assumed that CBP’s horrendous treatment of migrants wouldn’t affect me directly, least of all in Austin, the city where I was born.