Law and Courts

WWI: Civil Liberties During Wartime

By General

I spent 8yrs of research in the Library of Congress archives for my first book– so I was OVER THE MOON to be invited back to this sacred institution to give a formal presentation on social movements/NAACP activism during World War I. From the official announcement: During wartime, the tension…

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Ferguson and Civil Liberties

By Academic, General

On April 16, 2015, I was at the Race Center at the University of Chicago on a panel titled: ‘Ferguson and Civil Liberties: A Response to the Department of Justice Investigation into the Ferguson, MO Police Department and Chicago Police Torture Cases’ I presented some initial thoughts on a project…

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