Free Expression

September 10, 2019

Church Committee Final Report, Book III, 1976

Take a deep dive into the observations of Senate staff regarding FBI tactics toward civil society. Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Jo2ZelNIR5LESBdAhu9s4xPNPzS8MRr2 Original document name: Church Committee Report Book III [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
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”]
July 15, 2019

Dissent Is Essential to Democracy: Statement on Trump’s Calls for His Congressional Critics to Leave the Country

Defending Rights & Dissent condemns in the strongest possible terms these remarks. Trump is willfully conflating criticizing him with hating the United States. He is demonizing dissent and engaging in racist demagoguery.Dissent is essential to democracy.
May 16, 2019

Chelsea Manning is Back in Court. Tell the Government to #LeaveChelseaAlone

Today, Chelsea Manning is being hauled before a grand jury. Again. We urgently need you to take action and tell the US Attorney’s Office (USAO) for the Eastern District of Virginia to Leave Chelsea Alone!
March 7, 2019

Two New DHS Domestic Spying Scandals Revealed

Both Immigrations and Custom Enforcement (ICE) and Custom and Border Patrol (CBP) are engaged in monitoring and tracking First Amendment protected activity.Monitoring of political speech is inherently chilling. It is also outside the jurisdiction of both ICE and CBP.
February 27, 2019
Anti-HUAC Pin

When HUAC Investigated Its Critics

Would you ever criticize the actions of Congress? Would your answer to any those questions change if doing so meant you would be subpoenaed, hauled before Congress, and compelled to answer under oath what your intent was when you wrote your letter or what associations you belonged to at the time?
January 18, 2019

Anti-Boycott Bills Toolkit for Activists

https://drive.google.com/file/d/12Tg9N05c7qjkugi8723yPpzJmO3BU0Vn/preview” Original document name: [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
December 3, 2018
The Constitution of the United States of America

New Guidelines for Public Employees May Chill Dissent

Defending Rights & Dissent expresses deep concern about the Office of Special Counsel’s new Hatch Act guidelines. The new guidelines are overly broad and will having a chilling impact on speech.
August 31, 2018

Comments on Proposed National Park Service Regulations Concerning Demonstrations

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1eBSmdnQasZ6wwo_QRS7KEDQqFqw3o_QL Original document name: DRAD Comments on National Park Services Permit Regulations.pdf [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
June 13, 2018

Delmer Berg Sacramento FBI File

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/19Tnf4Qe51cV0Oxb9lWJXd-UEg8J7wT0X Original document name: Delmer Berg Sacramento FBI File.PDF [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
June 13, 2018

Delmer Berg FBI HQ File

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1YmtiOc9RT589MsgoSs_Cl7I155iqvLS8 Original document name: Delmer Berg FBI HQ File.PDF [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
June 13, 2018

Community Action Commission Files (Delmer Berg)

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1AieGjYMw_a1vbK88JffBXQXiNMFnD18L Original document name: Community Action Commission Files.pdf [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
May 30, 2018

DHS Race Paper coalition letter, 2018

 Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1BS_VS8cNeWmMeEu9Ou2dkFjSDgW3vod2 Original document name: race_paper_coalition.pdf [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
April 9, 2018

Espionage Act Statement, 2018

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/12WtvLnou3Blkhw7QeObuJoicUyS-91SI Original document name: Espinonage Act Statement.pdf [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
March 15, 2018

Memo- Opposing Missouri Anti BDS Bill 2018

Direct link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fyvrP0xHBBpIortquFQ1U2lX9PmHfUIt Original document name: Memo- Opposing Missouri Anti BDS Bill 2018.pdf [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”resource-type”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”geo”], [wpv-post-taxonomy type=”yr”]
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