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Urge Senate to Kill Bill That Guts 1st Amendment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Constitution, civil rights, same-sex marriage, religion, relationships, petitions )

Freya
- 63 days ago - p2a.co
The US Senate is considering the badly misnamed First Amendment Defense Act - a bill that actually attempts to gut the First Amendment. Please take a moment to contact your senators and urge them to oppose S. 2525.
Tell the Senate: Armed Federal Agents Should Not Be Allowed at Polling Places
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, voters, elections, polls, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 86 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Trump is attacking our voting rights again, and Republican lapdogs are helping him do it. They have snuck a provision into legislation to reauthorize the Department of Homeland Security to allow deploying armed agents to monitor polling places.
Commit to Keeping Elections Free, Fair & Accessible
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, polls, voters, elections, voter suppression, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 91 days ago - letamericavote.org
Trump is trying to send armed federal agents to the polls. This is an unprecidented move that serves only to suppress the vote - so Trump can win re-election.
Tell the Department of Homeland Security: Investigate ICE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigrants, immigration, law enforcement, brutality, human rights, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 104 days ago - act.credoaction.com
As the rogue enforcement arm of Trump's xenophobic regime, ICE is invading communities across the country to terrorize and tear apart immigrant families. Its agents are detaining and deporting immigrant activists and reportedly abusing people.
TAKE ACTION: Save Net Neutrality and Stop the Attack on Digital Civil Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, communication, fcc, net neutrality, Civil Rights, usa, u.s. )

Dogan
- 109 days ago - act.freepress.net
We urge members of the Congressional Tri-Caucus to denounce this assault on the communications rights of people of color by co-sponsoring the resolution of disapproval to overturn the FCCâEUR(TM)s decision to kill its Net Neutrality rules.
Don't Let the Religious Right Buy Candidates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, religion, Separation of Church and State, civil rights, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 224 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Religious extremists are lobbying hard to repeal the Johnson Amendment, which prevents tax-exempt non-profits from influencing elections. There is a threat that these extremists will slip a repeal into the tax reform package.
What We Do Not Understand About Border Patrol Checkpoints   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: border patrol, 100 miles inland, civil rights, Ben Franklin, border crossing )

Sheryl
- 486 days ago - youtube.com
Rights once lost are hard to gain back if ever. They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. Ben Franklin
Tell the Senate: REJECT John Gore as Head of DOJ's Civil Rights Division! PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: VOTER SUPPRESION, CIVIL RIGHTS, TRUMP, S CHOICE FOR THE DOI CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISI, politics, usa, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 508 days ago - secure.pfaw.org
John Gore is an unacceptable pick to head the DOJ's Civil Rights Division. Someone with his record of extreme hostility to civil rights and voting rights should not be the one tasked with protecting those rights.
TRUMP WHITE HOUSE TAKES DOWN NATIVE AMERICANS WEB PAGE FROM WEBSITE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump take down, Native American web page, civil rights, people with disabilities, climate change )

RosemaryR
- 512 days ago - nativenewsonline.net
WASHINGTON âEUR" Change is inevitable when a presidential administration occurs. Within hours of the presidential transition, the White House, now under the control of President Donald Trump, took down the Native Americans web page
PETITION THE WHITE HOUSE - Put Bernie Sanders on the Washington D.C. Ballot - URGENT - PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 2016 primaries, Washington DC, D.C. Democratic Party, D.C. Board of Elections, Bernie Sanders missing, ballot, Party admin error, civil rights, voters' rights )

Evelyn
- 808 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Bernie Sanders has been left off the ballot in D.C. because the D.C. Democratic Party filed his paperwork a day late with the D.C. Board of Elections, although both Sanders & Clinton filed their initial $2,500 registration fee on time. ACTION NEEDED
Difference Between Bernie Sanders & Hillary Clinton During the Civil Rights Era   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Civil Rights, 1960s movement, icon John Lewis, endorsement, Clinton, civil rights records, Sanders, Congress on Racial Equality, CORE, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committe, SNCC, Chicago, school segregation, protest, arrest, 'agitator' )

LucyKalei
- 831 days ago - youtube.com
Endorsing Clinton, icon John Lewis downplays Sanders' civil rights activism, claiming Billary seen @civil rights rallies but never Bernie. Truth is Hill was campaigning for Goldwater while Bernie active in CORE & SNCC; arrested @Chicago school seg protest
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand U.S. Government Place Donald Trump on Terrorist Watch List and No-Fly List, Due to His Incitement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, inciting terrorism, watch list, civil rights, bigotry, elections, usa, americans )

AWAY AWHI
- 920 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Through his hate speech toward Muslims, Mexicans, and others, Mr. Trump is inciting terrorism, bigotry, and violent extremism across the nation and world, at a time when we need calm and understanding.
Bernie Sanders To Introduce Legislation Abolishing Private Prisons When Congress Reconvenes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Prison Reform, Bernie Sanders, Civil Rights, End The Prison Industrial Complex )

EARTHDAY
- 1030 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Vermont Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Tuesday that he will introduce legislation to abolish private prisons, one piece of his comprehensive racial justice reform package
Why Scott Walker Is An American Dictator In Waiting
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential race, workers, wages, unions, smear campaigns, corruption, civil rights )

Freya
- 1057 days ago - alternet.org
Whether waging war on his political enemies at home or fantasizing about attacking enemies abroad, Walker arguably is the most toxic authoritarian candidate in the Republican field.
 

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