The new symbol of the right to freedom of speech under the rein of Trumpism…

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Republican Lawmakers Introduce Bills to Curb Protesting in at Least 17 States

 

Read the Article at The Washington Post

Since the election of President Trump, Republican lawmakers in at least 18 states have introduced or voted on legislation to curb mass protests in what civil liberties experts are calling “an attack on protest rights throughout the states.”

Read These Words of Resistance and You Will Know That You Are Not Alone

Chelsea Manning, Edward Snowden, Henning Mankell, Evo Morales, Boots Riley and The Coup, Chief Theresa Spence and Bree Newsome, Verso Books: The Book of Dissent from Verso collects speeches and essays, poems and songs, plays and manifestos composed by voices of resistance who came before us. The book is dedicated to evidencing the long history of dissent upon which today’s current resistance is built. Here are seven inspiring quotations it contains from the past few years, which can offer us hope.

Read the Book Excerpt

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