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Did you know there are multiple ways the government can spy on you without a warrant? @TeenVogue has more on this.

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Although this bill is not perfect, it shows bipartisan progress in addressing wealth-based incarceration. https://t.co/SZiu1tLZAM
The individuals who blocked the front door of the last abortion clinic in Kentucky should be held accountable. https://t.co/ecKZ1fDGqq
Whatever your opinion on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, it's clear the Constitution protects the right to boycott.
The Montgomery bus boycott was a major turning point in the struggle for civil rights in the Jim Crow South.
John Jay led a boycott against New York merchants who engaged in the slave trade.
The American Revolution was founded on boycotts against British goods to protest excessive taxes.
The right to boycott is one of the brightest stars in our constitutional firmament. https://t.co/ifePage9EA
Passing the DREAM Act to achieve permanent security for young immigrants is long overdue. Congress should act. #HereToStay #DefendDACA
Passing the DREAM Act to achieve permanent security for young immigrants is long overdue. Congress should act. #HereToStay #DefendDACA
We're going to keep working to drag the sham voting commission into the light. We won't let them hide while they try to take away our vote.
We're going to keep working to drag the sham voting commission into the light. We won't let them hide while they try to take away our vote.
Money bail incarcerates poor people who haven't been convicted. This is a bipartisan step towards progress. https://t.co/SZiu1tLZAM
The drafts also authorize federally funded child welfare orgs to make decisions based on religious directives, not a child's best interests.
Earlier drafts of the order provided broad exemptions to permit any employer to refuse to provide insurance coverage for contraception.
Our lawsuit demands any communications regarding, among other items, plans for how DOJ's ‘religious liberty’ guidance might be implemented.
Now that the admin has taken first steps to use religious exemptions for discrimination, the American people deserve clarity on what's next.
The executive order Trump signed was vague and open-ended, but we know this admin is exploring different ways to license discrimination.
No federal agencies complied with the request. In May, Trump signed an executive order directing DOJ to issue ‘religious liberty’ guidance.
We filed records requests with these federal agencies in March following the leak of a draft order that would enable discrimination.
BREAKING: We just filed a lawsuit demanding documents related to the Trump admin's plans to sanction discrimination in the name of religion.
BREAKING: We just filed a lawsuit demanding documents related to the Trump admin's plans to sanction discrimination in the name of religion.
Congress must act to reform asset forfeiture laws so that Session's DOJ can't create loopholes to police for profit. https://t.co/hHSYqAYq35
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