A SALUTARY REMINDER
- GLEANINGS. // Christianity Today;Feb2012, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p12
This section offers international news briefs about religion and politics as of February 2012. The Utah Supreme Court ruled that an unborn child qualifies as a minor under the wrongful death statute of the state. Civil rights groups plan to sue the mayor of Bogor, Indionesia to force him to obey...
- Three volunteers join Equality Arizona team. // Echo Magazine;6/23/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 20, p22
The article reports that the LGBT civil rights organization Equality Arizona team has been joined by two college students and a new graduate as volunteer interns including Bruce Cabanayan, Robbie Lopez and Peter Lauer.
- Ceremony to mark 10th anniversary of Rainbow Veterans memorial. Gullickson, Glenn // Echo Magazine;10/28/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p26
The article mentions the anniversary of the civil rights organization Human & Equal Rights Organizers (HERO), which has been in service for 10 years.
- Rutherford Institute. // Human Events;5/19/95, Vol. 51 Issue 19, p16
Profiles the Rutherford Institute, a legal defense group based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Comments from president John Whitehead; Agenda of the institute; Account of the institute's challenge to the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances (FACE) act.
- Civil Rights Groups Urge Florida Board Of Executive Clemency Not To Further Restrict Voting Rights. // Chicago Citizen - Chatham Southeast Edition;3/16/2011, Vol. 45 Issue 51, p7
The article reports that the four premier civil rights organizations including the American Civil Liberties Union, Brennan Center for Justice at New York University, the Sentencing Project, and the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Inc. send a letter to the Board of Executory Clemency to...
- `PUSH is not dead,' says new president. // Jet;7/15/91, Vol. 80 Issue 13, p12
Discusses the future of Operation PUSH, according to its newly elected president, Rev. Henry M. Williamson Sr. Plans for 20th Anniversary Convention; PUSH's recovery; Retirement of most of debt; Agenda for PUSH.
- PUSH lays off entire staff after financial shortfall. // Jet;2/11/91, Vol. 79 Issue 17, p5
Reports on the fund-raising shortfall at Chicago's Operation PUSH, the civil rights organization founded by the Rev. Jesse Jackson 20 years ago, which led to the layoff of the entire staff. Comments from PUSH Executive Director Rev. Tyrone Crider.
- Dream Defenders combine activism, technology and social media to fight racism. HOLLINGER, MICHELLE // South Florida Times;10/23/2014, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p6A
The article focuses on the mission of Dream Defenders, a group that is being named the next generation of civil rights leaders, to develop radical leaders to exercise their independent collective power and construct alternative systems to disrupt the structures oppressing their communities.
- Fighting the establishment (clause). Bradley, Jennifer // American Prospect;Sep/Oct96, Issue 28, p57
Focuses on the emergence of Charlottesville, Virginia-based organization Rutherford Institute as one of the most active of the religious right groups working to ensure that religious people get a fair deal. Use of the tools and words of liberalism to advance an illiberal worldview; Winning of...