Category Constitutional Rights
Civil rights advocate and best-selling author Michelle Alexander responds to the new push by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to escalate the war on drugs
As FAIR analyst Adam Johnson (1/18/17) noted, it’s a strange day when the US president is to the left of the country’s editorial pages.
People who broke no windows and set no fires face up to 10 years in prison and $25,000 in fines.
Assange speaks today from the Ecuadorean Embassy in London
DN! Human Rights Lawyer: Sweden Dropping Investigation of WikiLeaks’ Assange is “Long Overdue Decision”
We can say that he is innocent. We can concentrate on the right to know and his right to publish.
The slave passes, branding, and lantern laws of then have become the cellphone trackers, facial recognition software, and body-worn police cameras of now.
Violence is also limited in one very important way, and that is that violence can never create relationships.
A program that he exposed was later confirmed by the NSA to have been a waste of over a billion dollars.
Can you have a democracy that organizes itself around violence and war?
Since our “leaders” seem incapable, we will need to lead ourselves, it appears.
What does this mean for all of us who rely on an open internet?
“Trump is the worst thing that could have happened to the planet” . . .
Why do vendors who contract with the [State of] Minnesota have to pledge allegiance to Israel?
As U.S. Preps Arrest Warrant for Assange, Glenn Greenwald Says Prosecuting WikiLeaks Threatens Press Freedom for All
AMY GOODMAN: CNN is reporting the Trump administration has prepared an arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
Stop Endless War • Build for Peace! • Memorial Day in D.C. By Veterans for Peace Stop Endless War • Build for Peace! “War is a racket: A few profit, the many pay!”– Major General Smedley Butler, USMC May 29 and 30, 2017 Washington DC May 29, 2017: Letters to the Vietnam Memorial Wall • […]
What can we do to GROUND the DRONES? SHUT DOWN CREECH!
In Minnesota, following the police shooting death of Philando Castile, protests caused part of a highway to shut down. …Minnesota legislators drafted bills that would punish highway protestors with heavy fines and prison time and would make protesters liable for the policing costs of an entire protest if they individually were convicted of unlawful assembly […]