Exhibit: Faces of Liberty

Campus Theme 2005-06

Dissent In A Free Society


Faces of Liberty

Monday, Oct. 3 through Thursday, Oct. 27, 2005
Frank E. Gannett Memorial Library 

NYCLU Faces of Liberty Photo-Journal ExhibitFaces of Liberty is a photo-journal display that puts human faces on complex civil liberties issues by documenting the challenges of ordinary men, women and students who faced upopularity and adversity when standing up for their beliefs.

The display focuses on:
  • The successful challenge to the institutionalization of children and adults at Willowbrook State School

  • The fight against housing and employment ordinances which discriminated against immigrants

  • Two key U.S. Supreme Court decisions dealing with the right to vote and censorship in schools

Faces of Liberty will be on display in the Frank E. Gannett Memorial Library from October 3 to October 27, 2005. The photo-journal is presented by the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYLCU), and was created by NYCLU Nassau Chapter board member Donald Parker.

Preview the display online:
(Click on an image to enlarge.)

NYCLU Faces Of Liberty Photo-Journal

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