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Steve Ahlquist is an award-winning journalist, writer, artist and founding member of the Humanists of Rhode Island, a non-profit group dedicated to reason, compassion, optimism, courage and action. The views expressed are his own and not necessarily those of any organization of which he is a member.

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"We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” - Elie Weisel

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor." - Desmond Tutu

"There comes a time when neutrality and laying low become dishonorable. If you’re not in revolt, you’re in cahoots. When this period and your name are mentioned, decades hence, your grandkids will look away in shame." - David Brooks

3 responses to “ACLU defends public’s right to record open meetings”

  1. PinkHatLib

    Here you go, Steve. I made one for you. Feel free to print and laminate…

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    Steve Ahlquist
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  2. Cranston City Council poised to adopt rules in violation of Open Meetings Act

    […] to a letter sent by Steven Brown, executive director of the ACLU of Rhode island, “[t]he italicized […]

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