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Former Civil Rights Commission Chair Mary Frances Berry: Fire Them All

In a NYT op-ed column today, Mary Frances Berry, the chair of the Commission On Civil Rights from 1993-2004, calls for the “abolishing” of the commission she headed for 11 years and its replacement with one that will fully address LGBT rights. To help resolve the issue of gay rights, President-elect Obama should abolish the now moribund Commission on Civil ...

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