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In Biggest Crackdown Since Civil Rights Era, 20 States Move To Criminalize Protest: “In my dozen years of monitoring state legislation, I’ve certainly not seen a wave of anti-protest bills this large,” said ACLU attorney Lee Rowland.

In what is being called the “biggest protest crackdown since the Civil Rights Era,” Republicans in at least 20 states have put forward or passed laws with the intention of making protest more difficult...

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House Republicans planning legislation to defund the UN

New Republican Congress considers ending American funding of United Nations 1/5/17 Senior US Republicans are planning legislation that could stop US funding of the United Nations (UN) after the international body voted to condemn...