civil rights

The law and Martin Luther King Jr

Martin Luther King Jr | 04 April 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: civil rights, Martin Luther King Jr, morality and law, natural law
Fifty years ago today, Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated. Here is one of his most powerful attacks on lukewarm Christians.

Nat Hentoff, civil libertarian, human rights champion, passes on

Sheila Liaugminas | 12 January 2017 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: civil libertarian, civil rights, humanitarian, Nat Hentoff, pro-life, Wiliam F. Buckley

Edward Snowden: “When you collect everything, you understand nothing.”

Denyse O'Leary | 25 Oct 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: civil rights, espionage, government transparency

Anti-blasphemy laws? Anti-hate speech laws? Some things to consider before you vote.

Denyse O'Leary | 20 Jan 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: civil rights, free speech, hate speech

Let’s start asking politicians about Internet privacy

Denyse O'Leary | 5 Oct 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: civil rights, Internet use, privacy

Brown v. Board of Education turns sixty

Jeff Shafer | 24 June 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: civil rights, racial equality, same-sex marriage
The new world of civil rights turns the old one on its head.

Obama sworn in

Sheila Liaugminas | 22 January 2013 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: abortion president, civil rights, Dr. Martin Luther King Bible, human rights, Lincoln Bible, President Obama inauguration, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, swearing in ceremony
On two Bibles, one formerly belonging to President Abraham Lincoln, the other to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Press scrutinizes Tea Party

Sheila Liaugminas | 06 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: civil rights, media scrutiny, racism, Tea Party movement
Again and again, the Tea Party movement is being analyzed and labeled and frankly, ridiculed in the media. Then after continually circulating charges against the Tea Party of racism, the media are reporting that Tea Party groups are battling charges of racism. Who’s making news here?

America’s immigration challenge: to govern, not just control

Saskia Sassen | 01 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: civil rights, governance, immigration
Arizona’s clampdown on unauthorised residence highlights a policy vacuum and puts citizens at risk.

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