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Whistleblowers inspire on screen, in person at Electric Maid

Takoma’s Electric Maid was filled Tuesday night for the screening of the Robert Greenwald movie “War on Whistleblowers.”  The thought-provoking, excellent documentary follows the stories of four modern day whistleblowers — Michael DeKort, Thomas Drake, Franz Gayl, and Thomas Tamm … Continue reading

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Free showing of “War on Whistleblowers” Tuesday, July 16 at Electric Maid

Next Tuesday evening, Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition will host a free showing of Robert Greenwald’s latest documentary: “War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State.” WHERE: Electric Maid Community Exchange 268 Carroll St. NW, a block from … Continue reading

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January 17: Protest the Criminalization of Dissent!

One of our coalition members — Defending Dissent Foundation — is among the main sponsors of an important event drawing attention to and protesting the increasing criminalization of dissent in the wake of Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project, the September … Continue reading

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