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APA Warns Against Signing Executive Order to Reinstate “Enhanced Interrogation”

Social Justice, Uncategorized No Comment

Read the original press release here. Thank you APA! Urges President Trump not to sign executive order WASHINGTON — The American Psychological Association called on President Trump to refrain from issuing an executive order that could possibly restart the CIA’s “enhanced” interrogation program. “APA has expressed its forceful opposition to the so-called enhanced interrogation techniques […]

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American Psychological Association (APA) Responds to Trump Order re DAPL

Diversity and Inclusion, First Amendment, Social Justice, Uncategorized No Comment

Statement from the American Psychological Association (APA) on Concerns Regarding Standing Rock. Read original statement here. Thank you APA! Reprinted it its entirety. WASHINGTON — Following is a statement by Antonio E. Puente, PhD, president of the American Psychological Association, in response to President Trump’s issuance of a presidential memorandum regarding construction of the Dakota […]

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Association of American Universities (AAU) Statement on Immigration Order

Education, First Amendment, Uncategorized No Comment

Please see the original press release here. Reprinted in it’s entirety below.  Thanks AAU for standing up for students and teachers. January 28, 2017 Following is a statement by Association of American Universities President Mary Sue Coleman. We recognize the importance of a strong visa process to our nation’s security. However, the administration’s new order barring […]

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The Internet Association Statement on Trump’s Immigration Order

First Amendment, Social Justice, Technology, Uncategorized No Comment

Read the original press release here. Washington, DC – Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on President Trump’s executive order on immigration: “The internet industry is deeply concerned with the implications of President Trump’s executive order limiting immigration and movement into the United States. While this order impacts many companies […]

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American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Statement on Immigration Order

First Amendment, Social Justice, Uncategorized No Comment

Read the original press release here. Reposting in its entirety. Thank you AILA. WASHINGTON, DC – The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) denounced President Trump’s Executive Order that is based on the false premise that barring Muslims and refugees from coming to America will make us safer. AILA called on Congress and the public to […]

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Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Releases Statement Re Concerns Over Suspension of Visas

Science, Technology, Uncategorized No Comment

You can read the original post here. Post reproduced in it’s entirety: “The Association for Computing Machinery, a global scientific and educational organization representing the computing community,  expresses concern over US President Donald J. Trump’s Executive Order imposing a 90-day suspension of visas to nationals of seven countries. The open exchange of ideas and the […]

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American Chemical Society (ACS) Press Release From Jan 25 2017

Science, Uncategorized No Comment

Please read the full press release here. This is just an excerpt: WASHINGTON, Jan. 25, 2017 —The American Chemical Society (ACS) is monitoring, with concern, reports stating the Trump administration is changing scientific communication policy and grant procedures. During this transition, ACS urges the administration to clarify, as soon as possible, its positions on these […]

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Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Releases Statement in Support of Science

Science, Uncategorized No Comment

Read the full statement here. Excerpt: “SfN is firmly committed to the free exchange of ideas and information, diversity, and global collaboration in science. It will continue to use its venues such as its meetings, journals, and websites to reinforce its core value of supporting, engaging, and welcoming diverse voices and scientific exchange between scientists […]

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American Geophysical Union (AGU) on Concerns About Scientific Integrity

Science, Uncategorized No Comment

Read the press release here. The text of the letter(s) sent can be seen here. WASHINGTON, DC – The American Geophysical Union (AGU) wrote to federal agency heads on January 26, expressing concern over recent reports about violations of scientific integrity and interference with public access to and communication of scientific information. In the letter AGU […]

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American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) on Gag Orders at EPA and USDA

Science, Uncategorized No Comment

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) released a statement on moves by the Trump administration to halt EPA and USDA public communications. Read the original release here. Quoting: :”“We are concerned about reports that federal agencies – including the Department of Agriculture and the Environmental Protection Agency – have issued directives to […]

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