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Fighting Voter Suppression

Voting rights are under attack nationwide as states pass voter suppression laws. These laws lead to significant burdens for eligible voters trying to exercise their most fundamental constitutional right. 84 more words

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Group launches petition demanding Apple not implement patent to remotely disable iPhone camera

”A Care2 petition has launched a petition asking Apple not to implement a recently-granted patent that would allow iPhone cameras to be disabled remotely,” Ben Lovejoy reports for 9to5Mac. 209 more words

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Judge: Wisconsin residents who lack ID can vote in November

MADISON — A federal judge has issued an order allowing Wisconsin residents who lack photo identification to vote in November.

U.S. District Judge Lynn Adelman in Milwaukee issued a preliminary injunction Tuesday, July 19th that allows people who haven’t been able to obtain IDs to vote if they sign an affidavit stating why they couldn’t get identification. 127 more words

Politics

ACLU of Montana Seeks Indigenous Justice Outreach Coordinator

Link to job announcement here.

Applications will be reviewed beginning the week of July 25, 2016 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

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To Travel Like a CIA Agent, Keep Your Story Simple

To avoid increased scrutiny at airports, the CIA recommends its covert operatives have simple and plausible responses to the two questions most frequently asked at airport screenings: Why are you here? 207 more words

World

Green Party Minnesota Chair Response to #i94ShutDown

We need to affirm now, with both actions and words, that Black Lives Matter. #BlackLivesMatterhttps://t.co/AqRHr8ztDG

— Dr. Jill Stein (@DrJillStein) July 10, 2016

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Sutcliffe: How often do police shoot people in America? Government doesn't know

Five more names have been added to the long list of American police officers killed in the line of duty. But the casualties in Dallas are only one side of a troubling ledger. 681 more words

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