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Journalists Kicked out of ALEC Conference, Threatened With Arrest

Written by By Eric Carlson In late July, shortly after the launch of ALECexposed.org, Lousiana State Rep.Noble Ellington, a Republican from the state’s 20th district and the national chairman of the American Legislative Exchange Council, spoke to NPR about the

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Posted in Political Censorship

‘Freedom Riders’ Remembered 50 Years Later

The American South was a segregated society 50 years ago. In 1960, the U.S. Supreme Court outlawed racial segregation in restaurants and bus terminals serving interstate travel, but African-Americans who tried to sit in the “whites only” section risked injury

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Posted in Human Rights