The Civil Liberties Minute

The Government Is Spying on Us—Do We Care?

Direct download: PRIVACY_feb_2015.mp3
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An Eleven Year Old Wins a Victory for Freedom of Speech.

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How much racially biased policing in allegedly liberal MA?

Direct download: ACLU_BOSTON.mp3
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Yet another federal government massive surveillance program?

Direct download: ACLU_DEPT_OF_JUSTICE_JAN_2015.mp3
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What is one year of your life worth?

Direct download: ACLU_INNOCENT_BEHIND_BARS.mp3
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And we call it "correction."

Direct download: TORTURE_IN_PRISONS.mp3
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Can America say, "Je suis Charlie?"

Direct download: HEBDO.mp3
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The truth about Ferguson?

Direct download: FERGUSON_GRAND_JUROR.mp3
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Ed Snowden and Glenn Greenwald.

Direct download: CITIZENFOUR.mp3
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Free from Guantanamo at last!

Direct download: FREE_AT_LAST.mp3
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Calling from prison.

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Busted for listening to N.W.A.'s "F*** tha Police."

Direct download: POLICE_DEC_2014.mp3
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Hold on- we're about to compliment the Department of Justice.

Direct download: COMPLIMENT_DOJ.mp3
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What exactly is an "auld lang syne" and why do we care?

Direct download: AULD_LANG_SYNE_REVISED_2014.mp3
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Beware of radio commentators trying to fool you!

Direct download: RADIO_COMMENTATORS_2014.mp3
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Honey, come quick! It's the ACLU carolers!!

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A grand jury for white police officers only.

Direct download: GARNER.mp3
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Is Obama covering up torture?

Direct download: TORTURE_DEC_2014.mp3
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F*** the ump!

Direct download: DALE_SCOTT.mp3
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Should the trial of the Boston Marathon bomber be cancelled?

Direct download: TSARNAEV.mp3
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What are the state police afraid of?

Direct download: CAMERAS_COPS.mp3
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What the recent elections prove.

Direct download: VOTING_NOV_24_FINAL.mp3
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Under cover agents are everywhere.

Direct download: UNDER_COVER_NOV_2014.mp3
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Secret executions in America.

Direct download: EXECUTIONS_NOV_2014.mp3
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Should the Boston Marathon bomber be tried in Boston?

Direct download: MARATHON_NOV_2014.mp3
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Celebrate some of Tuesday's election results?

Direct download: MARIJUANA_NOV.mp3
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Alice in Wonderland in law enforcement

Direct download: ALICE_OCT_2014.mp3
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Can anyone get these cops to stop breaking the law?

Direct download: POT_OCT_2014.mp3
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Innocent and on death row.

Direct download: DEATH_ROW_OCT_2014.mp3
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Mandatory detention in America.

Direct download: IMMIGRATION_OCT_2014.mp3
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Black and brown and targeted.

Direct download: RACIST_PRACTICES_OCT_2014.mp3
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100% rating = 100% bulls**t for this prison

Direct download: PRISONS_OCT_16_FINAL.mp3
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New and improved executions?

Direct download: DEATH_PENALTY_OCT_16_FINAL.mp3
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LGBT rights- the fight goes on.

Direct download: GAY_MARRIAGE.mp3
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"Killer cops, KKK...," the Ferguson/St. Louis protests

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This month's criminal justice hypocrisy award goes to... 

Direct download: MONTANA.mp3
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Busted for SpaghettiOs!?

Direct download: SPEGHETTIOS.mp3
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Banning books- an American tradition continues.

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Can you be arrested for a Facebook post?

Direct download: LYRICS.mp3
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On the 50th Anniversary of the Free Speech Movement.

Direct download: DIRKS.mp3
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Stop the presses. This just in!

Direct download: PRESSES.mp3
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Warning! (For parents of public school students).

Direct download: SCHOOL_PRIVACY.mp3
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Who is the leader of the unfree world?

Direct download: AMERICA_AND_PRISONS.mp3
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Your government thinks marijuana = heroin.

Direct download: MEDICAL_MARIJUANA_SEPT_2014.mp3
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On murder confessions, DNA, and innocence. 

Direct download: JUSTICE_SEPT_2014.mp3
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For you, a quick criminal justice quiz...

Direct download: BLACKS_IN_PRISON.mp3
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Granny, sex in public, cops, and boners.

Direct download: GRANNY.mp3
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Why did the man in blue kill the boy who is black?

Direct download: BLUE_AND_BLACK.mp3
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First, some good news…

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Is being a working, single mom a crime?

Direct download: SINGLE_PARENT.mp3
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Does America abide by the Nuremberg principles?

Direct download: DEATH_PENALTY_AUG_6_FINAL.mp3
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Does your local police department need a grenade launcher?

Direct download: GRENADES_AUG_6_FINAL.mp3
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The truth about torture...

Direct download: TORTURE.mp3
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Go to church or go to jail...

Direct download: CHURCH_OR_PRISON.mp3
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Evolution is a stupid theory made up by stupid people...

Direct download: EVOLUTION.mp3
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An 11 year-old forced to defend herself in federal court.

Direct download: DEPORTATION.mp3
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How America kills.

Direct download: DEATH_PENALTY_JULY_2014.mp3
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Are the FBI and Homeland Security coming after you?

Direct download: PRIGOFF_JULY_17.mp3
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Your own private SWAT team?

Direct download: SWAT_JULY_17.mp3
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Murder in our name.

Direct download: DOJ_JULY_8_FINAL.mp3
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Happy Birthday, Woody Guthrie.

Direct download: WOODY_GENERIC_2014.mp3
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Helping Edward Snowden.

Direct download: SNOWDEN_WIZNER.mp3
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Orange is the new green.

Direct download: PRISONS_GREEN.mp3
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How the f*** do you get off a no-fly list?

Direct download: NO_FLY.mp3
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Can a public employee be fired for testifying to the truth?

Direct download: EDWARD_LANE.mp3
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When the cops want to search your cell phone, just say NO!

Direct download: CELL_PHONE.mp3
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Another gay marriage victory- is this a big deal?

Direct download: GAY_MARRIAGE_JUNE_18_FINAL.mp3
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Chelsea Manning writes from prison.

Direct download: MANNING_JUNE_18_FINAL.mp3
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A test to die for...

Direct download: ACLU_DEATH_PENALTY_JUNE_10_FINAL.mp3
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Separate and unequal- a national pastime?

Direct download: ACLU_BASEBALL_JUNE_10_FINAL.mp3
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The president of NOW was not a feminist?

Direct download: ACLU_DECROW_JUNE_10_FINAL.mp3
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Let's review your chat with the FBI.

Direct download: FBI_MAY_30_2014.mp3
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Are you paranoid about the government surveilling you?

Direct download: OCCUPY_MAY_30_2014.mp3
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Are anti-abortion advocates lying?

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Scheduled to be executed but still alive.

Direct download: DEATH_PENALTY_MAY_22.mp3
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Same-sex marriage: profiles in lack of courage

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A quiz for you on whistleblowing...

Direct download: WHISTLEBLOWING.mp3
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Shocking! There's gambling in Casablanca...

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A domestic violence tragedy...

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Does America perform obscene science experiments on Americans?

Direct download: DEATH_PENALTY_MAY.mp3
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Is the FBI on your team?

Direct download: FBI_APRIL.mp3
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Obama as judge, jury, and executioner.

Direct download: OBAMA_april.mp3
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What does the number 81,600 mean to you?

Direct download: SOLITARY_APRIL.mp3
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Does the NSA want to be your friend?

Direct download: NSA_april.mp3
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Can’t make bail? Stay in jail…

Direct download: 8th_amendment.mp3
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A government without newspapers or newspapers without a government- your choice…

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Terrorists return to lower Manhattan?

Terrorists return to lower Manhattan?

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: BIN_LADEN_SON_IN_LAW.mp3
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NCAA (Not College At All)

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: NCAA_SPORTS.mp3
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Dead, shot seven times during an FBI interrogation- the result.

 

Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: DOJ_march.mp3
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President Obama, seriously, could you leave our phones alone?

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: NSA_march.mp3
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Conservative Republicans and Gay Marriage: A Match Made in Heaven?

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: REPUBLICANS_GAY_MARRIAGE.mp3
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Drive a Car? You're being tracked.

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: CALL_YOUR_SENATOR.mp3
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Executing people who don't understand why they're being executed.

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: DEATH_PENALTY_march_2014.mp3
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The Six Million In America...

 

Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: VOTING_march_2014.mp3
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We don't serve homosexuals. Straights only. No gays allowed.

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: KANSAS.mp3
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Shackling women giving birth...

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: PREGNANT_IN_PRISON.mp3
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Gay marriage heads to SCOTUS…

Direct download: GAY_MARRAIGE_FEB_18_FINAL.mp3
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1.       Gay jokes, slavery jokes, rape jokes…welcome to work.

 

 

 

 

 

Direct download: NFL.mp3
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Free Edward Snowden!

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: SNOWDEN.mp3
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News flash for homophobic straight guys!

 

"Taking on injustices, 90 seconds at a time! The Civil Liberties Minute™ podcasts--with attorney Bill Newman, director of the ACLU's western Massachusetts office--highlight threats to our civil liberties and what you can do to protect our freedoms."

Direct download: NFL.mp3
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