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Foreshadowing from British history??

I read somewhere that in the 19th century in Engand it was against the law to publish what was discussed, voted on, and decided in parliament.

I do not remember where I read this, and I do not know if it is true. I have always found this bit of info immensely chilling.$

Tulsa policewoman, acquitted in death of black man, resigns

Lawyer says she was working in a small cubicle with little interaction
with officers or public. He states she was 'meant to be a beat cop.'

Today's Female Profiles in Courage

There are a LOT of women speaking truth to power,
loudly and publicaĺly.

Sen Elizabeth Warren and Sen Kamala Harris questioned
'authorities' and were vehemently reprimanded.

'But she persisted.'

And Sally Yates was fired for refusing to do what she knew was wrong.
Anđ Hui Chen quit her job, refusing to do what she knew was wrong.

'But she persisted.'

21st Century Profiles in Courage role models for girls and women!!

What did legislature do to state employee unions?

I'm no longer in IA. Son texted me that legislature
recently gutted state employee unions. Only power state
universities' unions now have is to try to negotiate pay.

This does not sound good. What's going on??
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