"You just don’t care much about civil rights of black and brown children." Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) on Tuesday hammered Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over what she said was a lack of concern for the civil liberties of students of color. Show More Summary
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) on Tuesday hammered Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over what she said was a lack of concern for the civil liberties of students of color. In particular, Lee grilled DeVos about the discrepancies in punishments for the same offenses when they’re conducted...
The under-the-radar bill threatens the civil liberties and human rights of global activists and US citizens alike. Despite its fluffy sounding name, the recently introduced CLOUD Act is far from harmless. It threatens activists abroad, individuals here in the U.S., and would empower Attorney General Sessions in new disturbing ways. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, the Trump administration appointed the renowned computer science professor Ed Felten to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB). This is the first time that a nonlawyer has been appointed to the board, even though it has oversight responsibilities for a variety of complex technological issues. The bias toward lawyers reflects a […]
After more than four months being held thousands of miles apart by U.S. immigration officials, a Congolese asylum seeker has been reunited with her seven-year-old daughter, the American Civil Liberties Union reported Saturday. BREAKING:...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union, backed by millions in funding from billionaire Democratic donor George Soros, is investing resources and applying organizational muscle in local district attorney races in 2018. … Click to Continu...
Since it is becoming evident that the fight for net neutrality has only just begun, cities and states all over America are trying to come up with new ways to give the world wide web back to the people and to restrain the far-reaching hand of internet service providers. Show More Summary
A lawyer who represented Richard Spencer in a fight over an apperance at a Michigan university has resigned from a rightwing civil liberties organization after it was revealed that he’s also a white nationalist. Kyle Bristow was a member of the Foundation for the Marketplace of Ideas, and...
KURT SCHLICHTER: Counterattack Hard Against Liberal Attacks on Our Gun Rights and Other Civil Liberties.
In 2016, Apple made headlines for its refusal to unlock an iPhone at the insistence of law enforcement. What the technological giant’s CEO Tim Cook called a defense of civil liberties was lauded by privacy activists and civil libertarians worldwide. Show More Summary
On Sunday, Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom accused former president Barack Obama, ex-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the Deep State of bankrupting the U.S. of its civil liberties. “The deep state favored a Clinton presidency because CIA & NSA powers massively expanded under Democrat leadership. Show More Summary
Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, There are many signs of American collapse. One of the most scary is the fact that the American Civil Liberties Union no longer knows what are the civil liberties it purports to defend. Identity Politics...Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) After the 2016 election, the left and some Never Trumpers warned of dire consequences. Civil liberties would be curtailed. Court orders would be disobeyed. Russia would dictate our foreign policy. Trump would lead us into war. Show More Summary
Some residents in southeastern New Mexico are opposing calls from civil liberties advocates to remove a Ten Commandments monument from public property.
Today, HRC announced its endorsement of January Contreras for Arizona Attorney General. “The role of attorneys general in protecting the civil liberties of all Americans — especially the LGBTQ community — has never been more important,...Show More Summary
Cambodians will now be constitutionally obligated to “defend the motherland” and forbidden from insulting the king under a number of new legislative changes that observers say suggest a prolonged assault on civil liberties in the country. … – to five-year jail term. It was...
The FBI has a long history of abusing its national security surveillance powers. The potential for abuse is once again great... This post Partisan Spying is Poking Holes in our Precious Civil Liberties appeared first on AmmoLand.com...
Other than the right to keep and bear arms, we don’t know of any other fundamental civil liberty that can be permanently forfeited for a mere misdemeanor conviction. This post Wisconsin Court Prioritizes Avoiding Deportation Over the Second Amendment appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Already long ago, from when we sold our vote to no man, the People have abdicated our duties; for the People who once upon a time handed out military command, high civil office, legions...Show More Summary