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Current Threats to Civil Liberties in America

October 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The past few months have presented numerous challenges to established rights, privileges and truths long held to be self-evident.

The League of Women Voters of the Elgin Area and Elgin Community College are honored to offer an educational program featuring Edwin C. Yohnka, Director of Communications and Public Policy for ACLU of Illinois, who will discuss the most pressing civil liberties issues of the day.

There will be time for audience Q & A. If you’d like to get a question into the queue early, message this facebook page.

Mr. Yohnka began his job at the ACLU in June 1999. Serving as a primary spokesperson for the civil rights advocacy organization, he appears regularly on television and radio programs in Illinois and throughout the Nation. Mr.Yohnka is also widely cited in newspapers and publications on legal and legislative matters related to the ACLU of Illinois’ priorities.


The League of Women Voters of the Elgin Area, ECC Department of Political Science, ECC Department of Student Life, ECC Multicultural and Global Initiatives Committee (MAGIC), and ECC Student Government.


October 26, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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LWV of the Elgin Area
LWV of the Elgin Area
LWV of the Elgin Area