The First Amendment seems like a privilege these days.
Most recently, Detroit police and Homeland Security officers tried to prevent the media from interviewing protesters outside of a federal courthouse last week.
Here is video I captured of officers trying to keep me and more than a dozen other members of the media away from a public sidewalk.
Steve Neavling lives and works in Detroit as an investigative journalist. His stories have uncovered corruption, led to arrests and reforms and prompted FBI investigations.