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A Prop. 8-style attack on transgender student rights - Los Angeles Times

A Prop. 8-style attack on transgender student rights - Los Angeles Times | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
A Prop. 8-style attack on transgender student rights
Los Angeles Times
Here's something that California doesn't need: a replay of Proposition 8 in slightly different form. But it may get one.
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The Growing Battle Over Transgender Student Rights in California ...

The Growing Battle Over Transgender Student Rights in California ... | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
On August 12th, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law the School Success and Opportunity Act ndash; amending the state's education code in a.
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Dare to get the federal government off weed | Al Jazeera America

Dare to get the federal government off weed | Al Jazeera America | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
America's 40-year war on marijuana was known to be a mistake when Nixon declared it
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On the inevitability of justice - The Economist (blog)

On the inevitability of justice - The Economist (blog) | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
On the inevitability of justice
The Economist (blog)
LAST week the Pope, who has surprised many in his short tenure by adopting a reformist, populist—one might go so far as to say Christian—tone, offered a lengthy statement on economic justice.
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How Can We Jump-Start the Struggle for Gender Equality? - New York Times (blog)

How Can We Jump-Start the Struggle for Gender Equality? - New York Times (blog) | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
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How Can We Jump-Start the Struggle for Gender Equality?
New York Times (blog)
After two steps forward, we were unprepared for the abrupt slowdown on the road to gender equality.
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In Their Own Words: LGBT Advocates on the State of Transgender Issues - Advocate.com

In Their Own Words: LGBT Advocates on the State of Transgender Issues - Advocate.com | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
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In Their Own Words: LGBT Advocates on the State of Transgender Issues
Advocate.com
For transgender individuals, 2013 was filled milestones.
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My Big Gay (Il)legal Wedding

My Big Gay (Il)legal Wedding | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
Whose love stories will win the most outrageous gay weddings ever? You decide! (Just voted for my favorite same–sex couple to get $5K from @ACLU_Action to cross state lines and get married—join me!
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Are You Smart Enough to Be a Citizen? Take Our Quiz

Are You Smart Enough to Be a Citizen? Take Our Quiz | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
Ideas of the Year 2013
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ACLU Sues, Claiming Catholic Hospitals Put Women At Risk

ACLU Sues, Claiming Catholic Hospitals Put Women At Risk | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
At issue is whether directives from Catholic bishops force hospitals to deliver substandard care.
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ACLU sues to find out who was convicted with NSA surveillance

ACLU sues to find out who was convicted with NSA surveillance | American Civil Liberties Union | Scoop.it
The government doesn't disclose who it tries with NSA surveillance evidence. The ACLU is suing to find out.

Via Thomas Faltin
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