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Let People Vote!

We must protect our health and our civil liberties at the same time, including our fundamental right to vote. Learn how to vote by mail, the safest option for many this election cycle, and know your rights. https://sites.google.com/aclufl.org/chapters/campaigns/voting-rights#h.8t63sup28ije

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Immigrant Rights

American Immigration Council: Immigrants in Florida More than one in five Florida residents is an immigrant, while one in eight residents are native-born U.S. citizens with at least one immigrant parent. The top countries of origin for immigrants were Cuba (23 percent of immigrants), Haiti (8 percent), Colombia (6 percent), Mexico (6 percent), and Jamaica (5 percent). More than half

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The Long Road to Employment Non-Discrimination for LGBTQ People in Miami

The story isn’t exactly new. Some evidence suggests queer folks in Miami—mostly known or understood then as female or male “impersonators” or “pansies” who performed on stage—had formed small communities and networks by the mid-1930s. But it was mostly beginning in the next decade, after World War II, that a larger number of like-minded people presented themselves in gender non-conforming

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Overhauling Our Immigration System Begins with Citizenship for All

As we approach the end of President Trump’s first term, it’s important to understand why and how he has inflicted such damage on our nation’s immigration system and advanced his anti-immigrant, racist agenda. Trump has been able to systematically undermine our immigration laws and principles of fundamental fairness because our immigration system is fundamentally broken. It has been for decades.

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