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BREAKING: We just secured a settlement banning Pennsylvania's policy of holding anyone sentenced to death in solitary confinement. Long-term solitary confinement is torture. This fight isn't over until we end it nationwide.
The aerial surveillance program is the equivalent of having a police officer follow you every time you leave the house. Like most police technologies, it will hurt Black and brown communities — the most vulnerable to racist and abusive policing.
In our newest episode of At Liberty, we spoke with a few people whose circumstances — from detention to solitary confinement to inaccessibility — have made them familiar with isolation long before the coronavirus pandemic.
We are using every tool in our toolbox, and are now taking our case to the airwaves: Governors, sheriffs, prosecutors, and the president have the power — and responsibility — to save lives. A jail or prison sentence should not become a death sentence.
To provide meaningful protection and support for people of color, a COVID-19 response must address the pervasive racial injustices at the federal, state, and local level. Thank you, @wkamaubell , for your work ✊
BREAKING: We just blocked Alabama's abortion ban. With this federal court ruling, it's official: None of the state abortion bans passed earlier this year are in effect. Abortion remains legal in all 50 states.
The Supreme Court ruled that students don't have to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance—that goes for the national anthem on the ballfield too.
BREAKING: President Trump is the third president in our nation's history to be impeached.
BREAKING: The FCC just voted to dismantle #netneutrality . This represents a radical departure that risks erosion of the biggest free speech platform the world has ever known.