The NAACP's early headquarters was in the Beaux Arts-style building at 70 Fifth Avenue, built in 1912 and immediately renowned as “a haven for radicals and liberals.”
The agency has received provisional approval to destroy records about detainee deaths after 20 years, alarming civil rights advocates.
Manning was actually named a grand marshal of the SF Pride Parade in 2013, but then organizers retracted the decision.
The other grand marshals are NYC firefighter and trans-woman Brooke Guinan; Krishna Stone from GMHC; and Geng Le, a Chinese LGBT activist.
The telethon, which will kick off at 7 p.m., is dubbed "Stand for Rights: A Benefit for the ACLU."
"They have tweaked the ban, but at the end of the day they are still targeting six countries, each of which has a Muslim population of over 90 percent."
The donate link, naturally, redirects to the ACLU.
Your caffeine addiction can be for a good cause.
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced today that New York State will join a federal lawsuit spearheaded by the ACLU.
The ACLU receives unprecedented donations after Trump's 'Muslim Ban.'
"Although it is heartening, those people are still detained."
He is the first federal judge to take on the issue.
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