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ACLU of Ga. Warns Officials Who Censor Facebook Comments

By Lisa Hagen | 90.1 FM WABE | April 12, 2018

The ACLU of Georgia is continuing to caution government officials against censoring comments on their social media networks. The group sent its latest warning to Republican State Sen. John Albers after nine Georgians complained they were blocked from

April 13, 2018

Dr. King’s Beloved Community

By Andrea Young, Executive Director, ACLU of Georgia
This week we remember Dr. Martin Luther King. During his life, Dr. King gave voice to a vision of an America without racism, war, or poverty—and went on to embrace that vision for all the people of the world. As Dr. wrote in his Letter from the

April 4, 2018

ACLU de Georgia Demanda a la Policía del Capitolio

La Visión - El Periódico los Latinos | Marzo 29, 2018

ATLANTA, Georgia - La Organización por derechos civiles, ACLU of Georgia, entabló una demanda debido a que las autoridades y policía del Capitolio estatal han impedido que las personas puedan ingresar al edifico a protestar.

March 29, 2018

Opponents of Georgia voting bill say it aims to crush ‘souls to the polls’

By Mark Niesse | Atlanta Journal-Constitution | March 26, 2018
“This is one more attempt to restrict access to Georgia citizens to the sacred right to vote,” said Andrea Young, executive director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia. “Weekend voting hours are critical to our citizen

March 27, 2018

ACLU sues Georgia city over sign ban; city reverses decision

By Russ Bynum | Associated Press / The Brunswick News | March 16, 2018
Sean Young is the ACLU's Georgia legal director. Young says the ACLU is seeking a judge's order blocking the sign prohibition because it violates free speech rights. The announcement Friday prompted city's immediate reversal.

March 18, 2018

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