The 10-year anniversary of 9/11 offers a significant moment to remember and grieve. It also gives us a chance to reflect on the decade that was largely defined by government reactions to that one terrible day.
The United States waged two wars in the name of security, killing hundreds of thousands of people who had no [...]
It is with great sadness that I reflect on what is a significant anniversary for all involved in the struggle to advance human rights: this year's 25th anniversary of the United States signing of the UN Convention Against Torture. Read Post
Just as states with progressive lawmakers and activists have themselves initiated innovative programs over a wide range of issues, state-based progressive blogs have helped provide us with a point of view, inside information and oft... Read Post
As the 10-year anniversary of 9/11 approaches, the ACLU joins all Americans in remembering the unspeakable losses suffered on that tragic day. This solemn occasion provides opportunity to reflect on the turbulent decade behind us, a... Read Post