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Click here to support Chelsea Manning Welcome Home Fund by Chase Strangio

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16 mentions2 weeks ago
Chase StrangioNEW YORK, NY *Note: This is the official campaign raising funds for Chelsea Manning. This campaign is being organized by her friends and family.*Chelsea Manning is a 29 year-old ...

Chelsea Manning: to those who kept me alive all these years, thank you

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2 mentions1 week ago
To those who have kept me alive for the past six years: minutes after President Obama announced the commutation of my sentence, the prison quickly moved me out of general ...

Vague Rules Let ICE Deport Undocumented Immigrants as Gang Members

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6 mentions4 days ago
Of the more than 680 people swept up during last week’s nationwide raids by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, none has attracted more attention than 23-year-old Daniel Ramirez Medina. Although he ...

A US-born NASA scientist was detained at the border until he unlocked his phone

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56 mentions1 week ago
Two weeks ago, Sidd Bikkannavar flew back into the United States after spending a few weeks abroad in South America. An employee of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Bikkannavar had ...

Border Security Overreach Continues: DHS Wants Social Media Login Information

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4 mentions2 weeks ago
Now more than ever, it is apparent that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and its parent agency, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), are embarking on a broad campaign ...

Federal agents conduct sweeping immigration enforcement raids in at least 6 states

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46 mentions2 weeks ago
U.S. immigration authorities launched a series of raids, traffic stops and checkpoints in at least half a dozen states across the country on Thursday and Friday, sweeping up an unknown ...

Revealed: FBI terrorism task force investigating Standing Rock activists

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21 mentions2 weeks ago
The FBI is investigating political activists campaigning against the Dakota Access pipeline, diverting agents charged with preventing terrorist attacks to instead focus their attention on indigenous activists and environmentalists. The ...