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August 18, 2018 – A coalition of community civil rights organizations in Los Angeles forced the Mayor to turn down a $450,000 grant from the Department of Homeland Security for a controversial Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) program.
August 17, 2018 – The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing was filled with appalling testimony based on Islamophobia and fear-mongering rather than facts and evidence.
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August 7, 2018 – Psychologists as a group have a long history of abuse to contend with, including their contributions to the legacy of torture. Psychologists had a hand in creating the torture programs employed by the CIA at “black sites” and the military at sites like Guantanamo Bay.
August 2, 2018 – “This administration’s unprecedented attacks on the media take aim at the heart of our democracy.”
August 2, 2018 – We have been repeatedly subjected to a narrative in which foreign operatives have amplified “divisive issues,” such as Black Lives Matter or opposition to fracking in order to sow discord. Such a narrative delegitimizes domestic dissent.
August 2, 2018 – They want to pass the Civil Liberties Protection Act of 2018.
July 31, 2018 – On July 30, the Howard County State’s Attorney handed down a decision that the shooting of an unarmed black man by a Montgomery County police officer was legally justified.
July 30, 2018 – America’s pretrial justice system is broken, and violates one of the bedrock principles of the justice system: innocent until proven guilty.
July 23, 2018 – Community leaders from around the country participated in lobby visits, a Congressional briefing, and a full day conference at Georgetown Law last week as part of the Color of Surveillance delegation organized by the Center for Media Justice.