american civil liberties union Archives

We’ve Reached A Critical Point In American History Now That the World Knows Our Shame

June 10, 2018

The UN Human Rights Council called on the United States to immediately halt the separation of immigrant children from their families. If we ignore them, it's at our own peril.

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Trump is Being Sued for Rounding Up Christians to be Sent to Almost Certain Death

June 22, 2017

The Trump administration is trying to deport Chaldean Christians back to Iraq. This is a stark reversal from a president who promised to help Middle Eastern Christians, and for some of these people, it’s a likely death sentence. Trump is stabbing…

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She Persisted, And Now She’s An Action Figure That’s Whupping Trump’s Butt

June 6, 2017

Elizabeth Warren persisted. And now, she’s an action figure. An action figure who’s kicking Trump’s behind She’s the latest politician to be transformed into an action figure thanks to a Kickstarter campaign from product design maker FCTRY, The Hill reports. …

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White Supremacist Suspected in Murder of Promising Young Black Army Lt (VIDEO)

May 22, 2017

A Senseless Murder Lt. Richard Collins III was set to graduate this week from Bowie State University. Collins completed the rigorous Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) program and was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Army last Thursday. Sadly, Richard Collins…

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The ACLU Almost Sued Trump for Bigoted Executive Order – but Decided He’s Just Full of Sh*t

May 5, 2017

The ACLU Read The Order And Practically LOL’ed President Donald Trump signed an executive order addressing “religious freedom” on Thursday – and the ACLU considered suing him for it. The order nearly got lost in news cycle, buried under the uproar…

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ACLU Blasts Trump After Latest Twitter Rant, Hilarity Ensues

April 16, 2017

The ACLU Has No Patience For Trump’s Latest Tantrum The ACLU has no time or patience for Donald Trump’s Twitter tantrums – not when his tweets threaten our constitutional rights. Following the hundreds of protests across the country over Trump’s…

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The GOP Just Gave This Megachurch the Right to Form Its Own Police Force

April 15, 2017

Legislators in Alabama have approved the request by a megachurch allowing it to employ its own police force — something that’s unprecedented in the U.S., and raises concerns regarding the First Amendment as it pertains to The Constitution.  This church wants…

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Federal Judge Blocks Controversial Abortion Ultrasound Law

April 3, 2017

A federal judge has blocked an Indiana mandate requiring pregnant women to submit to an ultrasound at least 18 hours prior to having an abortion, ruling that the mandate is likely unconstitutional and causes women, particularly low-income women, to face “clearly…

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Guess Who Will Suffer the Most When Obamacare is Repealed. Go Ahead, Guess.

March 8, 2017

It Shouldn’t Be That Shocking To Realize Who The GOP Will Be Hurting When They Scrap Obamacare As the GOP gets closer to achieving their grand dream of repealing Obamacare, there is one group of Americans who are feeling particularly…

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