Leadership Conference On Civil Rights

Type: Organization
Name: Leadership Conference On Civil Rights
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Obama pressured to omit religious exemption in LGBT order

President Barack Obama is being pressured to leave out a religious exemption in his upcoming LGBT executive order. (Washington Blade photo by Michael Key)A growing number of voices are calling on President Obama to omit a religious exemption in his planned ... [Published Washington Blade - Jul 16 2014]
Entities: LGBT, Religion, Barack Obama
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

How the Civil Rights Act changed America

JUDY WOODRUFF: Today marks 50 years since President Lyndon Johnson signed the landmark Civil Rights Act into law, outlawing discrimination based on race, ethnicity and sex.RELATED LINKS How the Civil Rights Act pioneered anti-discrimination laws in America ... [Published PBS - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

On the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act

Rabbi Saperstein: "On this crucial anniversary we reaffirm our commitment to carrying on the legacy bequeathed to us by a generation of civil rights activists to bring about a world that is more whole and just."1 hour agoPresident Lyndon B. Johnson signs ... [Published Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

How the Civil Rights Act of 1964 changed America

When Earl Ofari-Hutchinson watched President Lyndon B. Johnson sign the historic Civil Rights Act on television five decades ago, something inside him stirred.Then a Susan Miller Dorsey High School senior from South Los Angeles, Ofari-Hutchinson scanned ... [Published Press-Telegram - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Brave and tragic heroes of civil rights

Flames of hate: a 'freedom rider' bus firebombed in Alabama in May 1961On Wednesday 24 June 1964, Robert and Carolyn Goodman received a postcard from their son, Andrew, at their New York apartment. "I have arrived safely in Meridian, Mississippi," the ... [Published Jewish Chronicle - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Why We Should Honor Slain Civil Rights Workers With Jewish Holiday

16th of Tammuz Would Mourn Loss of 'Mississippi Burning' Triogetty imagesBy J.J. Goldberg Published June 26, 2014, issue of July 04, 2014 .For much of America, the 50th anniversary of the Mississippi civil rights workers’ murders on June 21 was a moment ... [Published Forward - Jun 26 2014]
First reported May 16 2014 - Updated May 16 2014 - 1 reports

New Benghazi Panel GOP Aide Lobbied For Liberal Groups

The new executive director of Benghazi select committee has a somewhat unexpected background: he lobbied for the American Civil Liberties Union. Philip Kiko, the Benghazi panel director chosen by Select Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy on Thursday, ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 16 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Banking Industry Has Connections to Shape Mortgage Overhaul

This month, the Senate Banking Committee is set to consider a bill to overhaul the mortgage finance system, most notably by getting rid of the government-owned mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over five years. That would significantly shift ... [Published Capital Eye - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Jew-hating Jews, and a good deed by the ADL

Bradley Burson, writing in Ha-Aretz about what was intended as an anti-J Street propaganda flick , makes a point I hadn’t seen articulated before. The right-wing Jewish leadership, which routinely attacks Jews who vote Democratic or fail to hew to the ... [Published The Reality-Based Community - Mar 30 2014]

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Rabbi Saperstein: "On this crucial anniversary we reaffirm our commitment to carrying on the legacy bequeathed to us by a generation of civil rights activists to bring about a world that is more whole and just."
..."I have arrived safely in Meridian, Mississippi," the 20-year-old student wrote. "This is a wonderful town and the weather is fine." It was postmarked the previous Sunday - the day on which, some time after 10pm, Andrew was murdered by the Ku Klux Klan, alongside two fellow civil-rights...

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Obama pressured to omit religious exemption in ... [Published Washington Blade - Jul 16 2014]
How the Civil Rights Act changed America [Published PBS - Jul 03 2014]
On the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act [Published Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles - Jul 02 2014]
How the Civil Rights Act of 1964 changed America [Published Press-Telegram - Jul 02 2014]
Brave and tragic heroes of civil rights [Published Jewish Chronicle - Jun 27 2014]
Why We Should Honor Slain Civil Rights Workers ... [Published Forward - Jun 26 2014]
New Benghazi Panel GOP Aide Lobbied For Liberal... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 16 2014]
Banking Industry Has Connections to Shape Mortg... [Published Capital Eye - Apr 18 2014]
Jew-hating Jews, and a good deed by the ADL [Published The Reality-Based Community - Mar 30 2014]
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New Benghazi Panel GOP Aide Lobbied For Liberal... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 16 2014]
The new executive director of Benghazi select committee has a somewhat unexpected background: he lobbied for the American Civil Liberties Union. Philip Kiko, the Benghazi panel director chosen by Select Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy on Thursday, ...
Banking Industry Has Connections to Shape Mortg... [Published Capital Eye - Apr 18 2014]
This month, the Senate Banking Committee is set to consider a bill to overhaul the mortgage finance system, most notably by getting rid of the government-owned mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over five years. That would significantly shift ...
Jew-hating Jews, and a good deed by the ADL [Published The Reality-Based Community - Mar 30 2014]
Bradley Burson, writing in Ha-Aretz about what was intended as an anti-J Street propaganda flick , makes a point I hadn’t seen articulated before. The right-wing Jewish leadership, which routinely attacks Jews who vote Democratic or fail to hew to the ...
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