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Michael Li on Texas Standard: Districts Must Be Redrawn

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 16:08
Michael Li on Texas Standard: Districts Must Be RedrawnAugust 16, 2017 Redistricting_08162017.mp3

Michael Li joins Texas Standard to discuss the federal court ruling in Texas on congressional districts.

Categories: Human Rights

Federal Court Says Two Texas Congressional Districts Must Be Redrawn

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 16:06
Federal Court Says Two Texas Congressional Districts Must Be RedrawnWednesday, August 16, 2017 - 4:00pmMedia Source: Texas Standard Federal Court Says Two Texas Congressional Districts Must Be Redrawn
Categories: Human Rights

Texas Republicans Intentionally Discriminated Against Minority Voters, Court Rules

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 16:06
Texas Republicans Intentionally Discriminated Against Minority Voters, Court RulesWednesday, August 16, 2017 - 4:00pmMedia Source: Mother JonesTexas Republicans Intentionally Discriminated Against Minority Voters, Court Rules
Categories: Human Rights

Hate Groups' Core Changed Little Over the Years, Ex-FBI Agent Says

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 09:58
Hate Groups' Core Changed Little Over the Years, Ex-FBI Agent SaysWednesday, August 16, 2017 - 10:00amMedia Source: North Carolina Public RadioHate Groups' Core Changed Little Over the Years, Ex-FBI Agent Says
Categories: Human Rights

Use of 'Terrorism' Label Depends on Questions of Rhetoric

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 09:57
Use of 'Terrorism' Label Depends on Questions of Rhetoric Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 10:00amMedia Source: Minnesota Public RadioUse of 'Terrorism' Label Depends on Questions of Rhetoric
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Court Finds Two House Districts in Texas Were Illegally Drawn

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 09:56
Court Finds Two House Districts in Texas Were Illegally DrawnWednesday, August 16, 2017 - 10:00amMedia Source: Roll CallCourt Finds Two House Districts in Texas Were Illegally Drawn
Categories: Human Rights

Revocation of Grants to Help Fight Hate Under New Scrutiny After Charlottesville

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 09:55
Revocation of Grants to Help Fight Hate Under New Scrutiny After CharlottesvilleWednesday, August 16, 2017 - 10:00amMedia Source: The New York TimesRevocation of Grants to Help Fight Hate Under New Scrutiny After Charlottesville
Categories: Human Rights

Can Campaign Funds Pay for a Criminal Defense Lawyer? Maybe.

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 16:22
Can Campaign Funds Pay for a Criminal Defense Lawyer? Maybe.Ciara Torres-SpelliscyAugust 15, 2017

Trump’s 2020 campaign has spent $50,000 on Donald Jr.’s defense lawyer. Is that a proper use of campaign money? The answer could have many implications for Donald Jr.

Categories: Human Rights

Fine Lines: Partisan Gerrymandering and the Two Party State

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 13:56
Fine Lines: Partisan Gerrymandering and the Two Party StateTuesday, August 15, 2017 - 2:00pmMedia Source: Harvard Political ReviewFine Lines: Partisan Gerrymandering and the Two Party State
Categories: Human Rights

Mike German on MSNBC Hardball

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 13:20
Mike German on MSNBC HardballAugust 15, 2017 Liberty & National Security

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How Trump Could Start Correcting His Ugly History On Race

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 12:29
How Trump Could Start Correcting His Ugly History On RaceTuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:30pmMedia Source: CNNHow Trump Could Start Correcting His Ugly History On Race
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Morning Cybersecurity: Groups Weigh In On Cellphone Privacy

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 11:06
Morning Cybersecurity: Groups Weigh In On Cellphone PrivacyTuesday, August 15, 2017 - 11:00amMedia Source: PoliticoMorning Cybersecurity: Groups Weigh In On Cellphone Privacy
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Hate Groups' Core Changed Little Over The Years, Ex-FBI Agent Says

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:38
Hate Groups' Core Changed Little Over The Years, Ex-FBI Agent SaysTuesday, August 15, 2017 - 10:30amMedia Source: WNYCHate Groups' Core Changed Little Over The Years, Ex-FBI Agent Says
Categories: Human Rights

Brennan Center Review of San Francisco's Proposed Pay-to-Play Rules

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 09:30
Brennan Center Review of San Francisco's Proposed Pay-to-Play Rules

The Brennan Center for Justice submitted written comments on San Francisco Ethics Commission's proposed campaign finance reforms.

Categories: Human Rights

Disclosure Gets Another Chance in Court

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 18:30
Disclosure Gets Another Chance in CourtBrent FergusonAugust 14, 2017

Amidst inertia from the FEC, a case now before the D.C. Court of Appeals may once again assert the power of citizens to hold secretive political spenders accountable.

Categories: Human Rights

Donna Edwards on MSNBC: Charlottesville

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 17:10
Donna Edwards on MSNBC: CharlottesvilleAugust 14, 2017 Government DysfunctionRacial Justice

Donna Edwards joins MSNBC Live with Stephanie Ruhle to discuss Charlottesville and Trump's statement on violence.

Categories: Human Rights

Mike German on MSNBC Live with Katy Turr

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:57
Mike German on MSNBC Live with Katy TurrAugust 14, 2017 Liberty & National SecurityTransparency & Accountability

Mike German joins MSNBC Live with Katy Turr to discuss Charlottesville and domestic terrorism.

Categories: Human Rights

Congressional Investigations — Not Just Special Counsels — Strengthen Our Democracy

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:36
Congressional Investigations — Not Just Special Counsels — Strengthen Our DemocracyFaiza PatelDanielle BrianAugust 14, 2017

The current investigations into Russian involvement in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections aim to shine daylight on crucial issues for our democracy.

Categories: Human Rights

Countering Domestic Terrorism

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:05
Countering Domestic TerrorismMonday, August 14, 2017 - 3:00pmMedia Source: MarketplaceCountering Domestic Terrorism
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Faiza Patel on Marketplace: Countering Domestic Terrorism

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:04
Faiza Patel on Marketplace: Countering Domestic TerrorismAugust 14, 2017 Faiza on marketplace.MP3

Faiza Patel discusses how the government tries to combat violent extremism on Martketplace.

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