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J Weekly
opinions | Museum of Tolerance not being built atop Muslim cemeteryexpenses involved in them.” Critics such as the Council on American ­Islamic R
opinions | Museum of Tolerance not being built atop Muslim cemetery
J Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
expenses involved in them.” Critics such as the Council on American ­Islamic Relations, Americans for Peace Now and the Center for Constitutional Rights argue that the Museum of Tolerance should abide by a higher standard. We do, as the above... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Protests Erupt Over Police Killings of Terence Crutcher and Keith Lamont Scott in Tulsa and CharlotteAmerican Terence Crutcher while his hands were in the air. We are joined by Vin
Protests Erupt Over Police Killings of Terence Crutcher and Keith Lamont Scott in Tulsa and Charlotte
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
American Terence Crutcher while his hands were in the air. We are joined by Vincent Warren, executive director of the Center for Constitutional Rights; Bree Newsome, artist and activist from Charlotte who scaled the 30-foot flagpole on the... Read more
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Aljazeera
How can US heal its racial divide?Gray - Civil rights activist, and author of The Decline of Black Politics: From
How can US heal its racial divide?
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
Gray - Civil rights activist, and author of The Decline of Black Politics: From Malcolm X to Barack Obama Kris Marsh - Sociologist at the University of Maryland Vincent Warren - Executive director at the Center for Constitutional Rights, Ne... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Indian-American student becomes pro-Israel symbol for trying to stay neutral | Los Angeleswith or engage in speech about a particular viewpoint.” The American Civil Lib
Indian-American student becomes pro-Israel symbol for trying to stay neutral | Los Angeles
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
with or engage in speech about a particular viewpoint.” The American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California, the Center for Constitutional Rights and Palestine Legal sent a letter to the UCLA administration following the original... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Family of Guantanamo detainee grapples with his terror ties and torturemen are held captive by the uncertainty that surrounds their indefinite detenti
Family of Guantanamo detainee grapples with his terror ties and torture
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
men are held captive by the uncertainty that surrounds their indefinite detentions," said Wells Dixon, a lawyer with the Center for Constitutional rights, which is representing Khan.. Majid Khan is the youngest of four brothers from a middle... Read more
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The Forward
Pro-Palestinian Student Group Not Anti-Semitic, Investigation Findsfor years and has sought to shut down events hosted by the group at campuses ac
Pro-Palestinian Student Group Not Anti-Semitic, Investigation Finds
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
for years and has sought to shut down events hosted by the group at campuses across the country. Palestine Legal and the Center for Constitutional Rights have documented what they call a “Palestine exception” to free speech, which they say is a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Anti-Israel NGO Al-Haq Making Inroads on Capitol HillNGOs including Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, International Federat
Anti-Israel NGO Al-Haq Making Inroads on Capitol Hill
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 days ago
NGOs including Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, International Federation of Human Rights (France), and the Center for Constitutional Rights (New York). Israeli NGOs Adalah, Public Committee Against Torture in Israel (PCATI), and... Read more
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Salon.com
Arrest warrant issued for journalist Amy Goodman after reporting on Dakota Access oil pipeline protestsGoodman’s misdemeanor charge, Democracy Now said it is consulting with North Da
Arrest warrant issued for journalist Amy Goodman after reporting on Dakota Access oil pipeline protests
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
Goodman’s misdemeanor charge, Democracy Now said it is consulting with North Dakota attorneys. It is also working with the Center for Constitutional Rights. “This is clearly a violation of the First Amendment,” said Baher Azmy, CCR’s legal... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bread and Puppet Theater chronicles social justice in ‘Whatforward Circus’righteous anger thrown in, this year’s edition also included a haunting elegy t
Bread and Puppet Theater chronicles social justice in ‘Whatforward Circus’
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
righteous anger thrown in, this year’s edition also included a haunting elegy to Michael Ratner. Ratner, the head of the Center for Constitutional Rights, who successfully challenged the United States government’s detention of terrorism suspects... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Easing of solitary confinement brings hopeyear ago. I am in awe of how much has changed since the settlement in Ashker v.
Easing of solitary confinement brings hope
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
year ago. I am in awe of how much has changed since the settlement in Ashker v. Governor of California, litigated by the Center for Constitutional Rights and its allies. On New Year’s Day, I had my first contact visit with my son in 15 years.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
“Stop and frisk” one of tools Memphis police possibly exploring to reduce crimeofficer stops an individual on the street allegedly based on reasonable suspici
“Stop and frisk” one of tools Memphis police possibly exploring to reduce crime
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
officer stops an individual on the street allegedly based on reasonable suspicion of criminal activity, according to the Center for Constitutional Rights in New York. Critics and residents complained that the practice unfairly targeted black and... Read more

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