Anti-Protest Bills

August 21, 2019

Testimony to Wisc. Board of Regents Against Anti-Protest Rule

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EOoXu-rDYOplCxVPnxMfXFEG4bh_bsfI Original document name: Testimony to Wisc Board of Regents 2019 [ wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
June 13, 2019

States Push Anti-Protest Bills In Response to Teachers’ Strikes

Throughout the states that saw major teacher strikes, retaliation has come in the form of threatening freedom of speech, assembly, and association. The goal of many of the laws are not only to make striking illegal, but to use the very communities that teachers struck for as political fodder.
June 3, 2019

Florida Law Threatens Students Activists By Treating Criticism of Israel As Civil Rights Violation

Last week, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed HB741, a bill intended to codify protections against anti-Semitic discrimination in public schools. However, activists and civil rights groups have warned that the definition used for anti-Semitism conflates criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism.
March 5, 2019

Letter from Healthy Gulf RE: Mississippi Critical Infrastructure Bill

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B03viEiWh0qWNEo3elFUcVhqYVV6ZngxQmlVOHlmNjVHN1dv Original document name: Healthy Gulf Mississippi Critical Infrastructure Bill Letter [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
March 5, 2019

Mississippi Legislature Takes Aim at Free Speech Rights of Landowners, Conservation Groups

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B03viEiWh0qWSmpDemhKWFBidEpoWkg5NmIybjJBeDB3aVRN Original document name: MISSISSIPPI LEGISLATURE TAKES AIM AT FREE SPEECH RIGHTS OF LANDOWNERS, CONSERVATION GROUPS [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
March 5, 2019

Coalition Letter of Opposition to Illinois Critical Infrastructure Bill 2019

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February 8, 2019

Local Resolution Against State Critical Infrastructure Bill

The Athens, Ohio City Council passed a resolution against a Critical Infrastructure bill (SB250) being considered by the state legislature in 2018.  Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B03viEiWh0qWaHRKNm1JTjd4ZkxvTkhkTktxVjFoTEJrT1BV Original document name: Athens Ohio Resolution Against SB 250.pdf [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy
January 29, 2019

Protest Under Fire: DRAD Launches Three Toolkits for Activists

Defending Rights & Dissent presents a new series of toolkits to help activists fight anti-protest bills in their state.
January 18, 2019

What Activists Need to Know About Critical Infrastructure Bills

 Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Zq-WT1GT8PgjWUGrR4QkiNtJDttwqzgM/view?usp=sharing Original document name: WHAT ACTIVISTS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE BILLS [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
January 18, 2019

What Activists Need to Know About Anti-Boycott Bills

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January 18, 2019

Anti-Boycott Bills Toolkit for Activists

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January 18, 2019

What Activists Need to Know About Anti-Protest Bills

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January 18, 2019

Critical Infrastructure Bills–Toolkit For Activists

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October 10, 2018

Take Action: Don’t let Pennsylvania Criminalize Protest

The Pennsylvania Legislature is considering an outrageous bill that could be used to criminalize protest at an array of locations including gas pipelines, which the state calls “critical infrastructure.”
September 20, 2018

Webinar: Critical Infrastructure Bills Are a Tool to Silence & Criminalize Protest

On September 27 at 7 pm eastern/4 Pacific, join the nation's only coalition dedicated to fighting back against anti-protest legislation at our next webinar, about bills aimed at protests at fossil fuel pipelines.
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