PEN America Urges Wisconsin Legislators to Reject Anti-Protest Bill
PEN America warned that a pending bill could gravely endanger the right to protest. SB 296/AB 279 would define “riot” so broadly that anyone present at a protest where… More
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Iranian artists have called for an international boycott of cultural institutions run by the Iranian government. This development comes amid growing anti-government art activism by Iranians inside and outside the country after the death of #MahsaAmini https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/nov/28/iranian-artists-call-for-boycott-of-cultural-institutions-with-links-to-regime
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