Above: Icon of Ben Salmon
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BENJAMIN JOSEPH SALMON (OCTOBER 15, 1889-FEBRUARY 15, 1932)
Roman Catholic Pacifist and Conscientious Objector… 918 more words
Award-winning Canadian photojournalist Edward Ou has had plenty of scary border experiences while reporting from the Middle East for the past decade. But his most disturbing encounter was with U.S. 948 more words
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A longtime employee of the American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut has been named the organization’s new executive director.
David McGuire was recently chosen by the Connecticut ACLU’s board of directors following a nationwide search. 104 more words
Not necessarily surprising but certainly encouraging:
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In the wake of the election, the Anti-Defamation League — the national organization devoted to fighting anti-Semitism and bigotry in all forms — is wasting no time in accelerating its efforts against hate in America.
A civil liberties group on Tuesday filed a lawsuit that could slow California’s plans for resuming executions.
The ACLU of Northern California challenged a state law that gives the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation wide flexibility in establishing execution procedures. 61 more words