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Since 2016, Steve King’s colleagues have stood by as Trump called African nations “shithole countries,” referred to undocumented immigrants as an infestation, and enacted policies that slash the civil rights of Black children. https://t.co/dejPeCn8N7
When prison workers don't get paid, it's the people who are incarcerated whose civil rights are at risk.

Commissaries are not stocked, gyms and classes are closed, visitation is cancelled, and releases are delayed. https://t.co/2oFpTWOkQb
It shouldn’t take a board or shareholder intervention for @amazon to do right by immigrants, people of color, religious minorities, protesters, and activists who are disproportionately harmed by new surveillance technologies. https://t.co/GfMkn3Ihig
Multiple laws nationwide seek to suppress lawful boycotts of Israel. ACLU attorney @brianmhauss explains why this is a major First Amendment threat on this week’s At Liberty. https://t.co/gllUTqeLEK
Instead of obsessing over a wall that the country does not need, the administration should reopen the government and focus its resources on reuniting the children that they took from their parents.
BREAKING: We just sued the FBI, ICE, and five other agencies to learn how they collect and analyze people’s Twitter and Facebook posts. https://t.co/Tcot4fwEu1
Meagan Hunter applied for a promotion at Chili's and was told she needed to "dress more gender appropriate" to receive it.

Women should not be pressured to look stereotypically feminine in order to keep their jobs. https://t.co/vV51pyMWad
Welcome to 2019.

We're already seeing extreme abortion restrictions introduced in Florida, Nebraska, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana — and that’s not even the half of it. https://t.co/E6XnFSB47u
Meagan was told that if she wanted a promotion, she needed to dress more “gender appropriate.”

When we told Chili's that was sex discrimination, they said it wasn't, because their manager has a gay friend.

Yes, really.
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Barr generally signaled alignment with Trump administration policies and the direction of the Justice Department under Jeff Sessions.

That could prove disastrous for our civil rights and civil liberties. https://t.co/d8PgXOvEJq
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