Articles Tagged 'civil rights'

Controversial ‘Straight Pride’ parade gets approval from Boston to be held in August

A planned “Straight Pride” parade received approval from the city of Boston, clearing another hurdle to allow the contentious event to move forward. The city… READ MORE

Hillary Clinton says country is in ‘full-fledged crisis’ during speech in Selma to mark ‘Bloody Sunday’

by Andrew O'Reilly
March 4, 2019
Former Secretary of State and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton offered a stark view of the country on Sunday, comparing the current “crisis in our democracy”… READ MORE

President Trump’s gaffe touts ‘abolition of civil rights’ at National Prayer Breakfast

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Thursday outlined the importance of faith in American society in a speech that at times mirrored his State of… READ MORE

Gay parade permit sparks major debate in Mississippi

by JEFF AMY ,Associated Press
February 25, 2018
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — At first, the plan to hold a gay-pride parade here didn’t seem like such a big deal. Such festivals aren’t that… READ MORE

House rejects new limits on government surveillance powers

by Katie Bo Williams
January 11, 2018
In a victory for the Trump administration, the House on Thursday approved legislation to renew government surveillance powers while voting down new limits on how… READ MORE

Switzerland Rejects Citizenship Bids of Residents Who Have Been on Welfare

January 11, 2018
A new civil rights act has come into force in Switzerland that prevents residents who have been on welfare in the past three years from… READ MORE

Spike In Immigrants Illegally Crossing Into US Ahead Of Election

by CBS New York
October 26, 2016
MCALLEN, Texas (CBSNewYork/AP) — There has been a surge of immigrants illegally crossing into the United States leading up to next month’s presidential election. CBS… READ MORE

Civil rights, Tea Party activist enters race against Horsford

by Alexandra Jaffe - The Hill
January 17, 2014
A black civil rights advocate and former Tea Party activist jumped into the Republican primary to take on Rep. Steven Horsford (D-Nev.). Niger Innis, a spokesman for the Congress of Racial Equality and former strategist for, launched his bid on Wednesday, pledging to “shake things up in this district.” “We cannot afford go-along, get-along, soft, establishment Republicans or big-government,… READ MORE

Holder Calls Amnesty a ‘Civil Right’

April 28, 2013

During a April 24th speech to the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Attorney General Eric Holder said that creating a “pathway to earned… READ MORE

Attorney General Holder pledges to protect the right to vote

July 9, 2012
(CNN) — Attorney General Eric Holder promised Saturday to do all in his power to protect Americans’ right to vote. Speaking at the annual conference of the National Council of La Raza in Las Vegas, he praised the group and encouraged it to keep holding politicians’ feet to the fire. La Raza is the largest national Latino civil rights… READ MORE

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