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March 2020

Webinar: Resisting State Repression

By |2020-03-23T14:47:25-07:00March 20th, 2020|Categories: News, Resources, Trainings|Tags: , , , , , |

RSVP to join us on Saturday, March 28th at 1 pm PT/4 pm ET for a webinar on how the State has used tactics such as false arrests, imprisonment, criminal prosecution, illegal spying by public and private intelligence agencies, and grand juries to attack social movements. CLDC lawyers will talk […]

February 2020

Outreach & Education Coordinator (Bilingual)

By |2020-02-25T13:29:23-08:00February 3rd, 2020|Categories: Featured, Know Your Rights, News|Tags: , , , , |

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT:

  • Outreach & Education Coordinator (Bilingual)

Position to Start March 15th, 2020
We are accepting applications until the position is filled.

Who we are:

The Civil Liberties Defense Center (CLDC.org) is a nonprofit organization that supports movements that seek to dismantle the political and economic structures at the root of social inequality and […]

October 2019

Associate Activist Defense Attorney (two positions available)

By |2019-10-02T17:48:51-07:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  • Associate Activist Defense Attorney (Eugene, OR)
  • Associate Activist Defense Attorney (Remote-Climate Frontline)

We will accept applications for each position until it is filled.

Who we are:

The Civil Liberties Defense Center (CLDC.org) is a nonprofit organization that supports movements that seek to dismantle the political and economic structures at the root […]

July 2019

FOIA Requests: An Important Tool for Activists

By |2019-07-03T16:09:16-07:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Action Tools, Articles, Know Your Rights, News, Organizing Resources, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) (5 U.S.C. § 552) requires agencies of the U.S. government to disclose documents and information to any person who requests such documents or information. The FOIA.gov website states: “The basic function of the Freedom of Information Act is to ensure informed citizens, vital to […]

June 2019

From the Desk of the Executive Director

By |2019-06-14T15:10:17-07:00June 14th, 2019|Categories: Events, Know Your Rights, News, Trainings|Tags: , , |

Greetings! Our digital security coordinator and I recently returned from a week of travel in Montana, where we provided trainings and support to activists who are fighting the Keystone XL Pipeline, the Megaloads, as well as rampant police brutality, racial profiling, and misconduct.

We traveled from Moscow, Idaho, to Bozeman, Billings, […]

April 2019

February 2019

Announcing Spring Online Course: Train the Trainer in Know Your Rights for the Undocumented Community (Bilingual)

By |2019-02-27T17:10:30-08:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Events, News, Trainings|Tags: , , , |

CLDC is excited to announce our Spring 2019 online course!
WHAT:
We are offering a Spring 2019 Online Course: Bilingual Train the Trainer in Know Your Rights for the Undocumented Community in Oregon. This training is 7 weeks long. 
***Update: We have changed the structure to include a cost for […]

September 2018

Online Training for Trainers: Know Your Rights for the Undocumented Community

By |2018-10-15T14:14:20-07:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Resources, Trainings|Tags: , , |

 

WHAT:

We are excited to offer a Fall 2019 Online Course: Bilingual Train the Trainer in Know Your Rights for the Undocumented Community in Oregon. This training is being offered online on a sliding scale basis, from $15-$250 for the 10 week class. No one turned […]

Update from San Francisco: Against Climate Capitalism

By |2019-05-16T18:12:25-07:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: Action Tools, Know Your Rights, News|Tags: , , , , |

Just as the RISE March was coming into the plaza!

This past week in San Francisco, activists from all over the country (and some from around the world) gathered to teach each other movement skills, and prepare to protest Jerry Brown’s Global Climate […]

August 2018

CLDC To Support Rise Against Climate Capitalism in San Francisco!

By |2018-10-04T10:45:57-07:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Featured, Know Your Rights, Protest, Trainings|Tags: , , , , |

Next week in California, in response to a nationwide call-out, CLDC will be joining the climate movement in San Francisco to stand up to Governor Jerry Brown’s Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS). The purpose is simple, to let politicians know that we do not believe the false narrative that green […]

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