Participants in National General Strike Day rally held at Washington Square Park in New York, New York on February 17, 2017. (Photo: Rainmaker/MediaPunch/IPX)

In Biggest Crackdown Since Civil Rights Era, 20 States Move To Criminalize Protest

“In my dozen years of monitoring state legislation, I’ve certainly not seen a wave of anti-protest bills this large,” said ACLU attorney Lee Rowland.