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An Attack on Nonprofit Speech: Death By a Thousand Cuts

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Publication Date: January 2003

Publisher(s): OMB Watch (Organization : U.S.)

Topic: Politics (Campaigns, lobbying, and pressure groups)

Keywords: nonprofit advocacy; nonprofit speech rights

Type: Report


Perhaps nothing is as central to the nonprofit sector as protecting its right to speak out on issues. For example, when there were attacks on nonprofit advocacy in 1983 and 1995, the sector organized galvanizing responses to fend them off. Unfortunately, it appears that such attacks are again surfacing, but in ways that are broader yet much harder to fight back.