John Camp

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How to cover a riot

By John CampWednesday, Sept. 3, 2008
As a veteran journalist and long-time riot aficionado, here are my rules for covering a riot without getting hurt.

Gray-hair protesters march — and share old anti-war stories

By John Camp | Monday, Sept. 1, 2008
Although many of the rally groups are relatively new, a good number of those who marched in St. Paul today have been protesting a variety of injustices going back as far as the Vietnam War.  

Our reports from Iraq

MinnPost journalists John Camp and Eric Bowen traveled to Iraq in early January and were embedded with the 2-147th Assault Helicopter Battalion of the Minnesota National Guard in Balad.

Christmas mission’s flight crews make history

The women of the Minnesota-based 2-147th Assault Helicopter Battalion didn’t set out to prove anything, says Capt. Andrea Ourada, but in the end their Dec.

Mission Sadr City: Flying in on Blackhawks

By John Camp | Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008 The two Blackhawks dropped out of the hazy sky over Baghdad and headed for a tight landing in an obscure courtyard in Sadr City, a place Blackhawks don’t often go.