The Washington Times reports that the ACLU has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Council of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) because it's been denying reproductive medical care to refugee minors whom it's been contracted to care for by the federal government. Show More Summary
The anti-vaccine moms began lining up in the hall outside the state Senate hearing room at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, two hours before the doors opened. Some had babies strapped to their chests, others sat on the floor with small children...
I DON'T GET TOO CAUGHT UP ON THESE HEADLINES ABOUT THE WORLD OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES I EVEN BLOW OFF THE MORE CONSISTENT "NON-MACHINE LEFTWING MEDIA" I LOOK AT MY "BLOG WATCH" - AND FACTOR IN WHAT IS OF MORE VALUE TO "THE WE ARE...Show More Summary
Some good news from the Lone Star State: the Texas Freedom Network in conjunction with the ACLU of Texas has launched an initiative to oppose laws that enable discrimination under the guise of religious freedom, like Indiana's. From their press...
Same-sex love in pop culture through the years. Contributor: Stuart McDonald read more
Uh, this sounds like coercing religious groups to do something against their tenets, which seems very illegal. As Fox News said: “Providing food and shelter to illegal immigrants isn’t enough for federally-funded Catholic organizations,...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a lawsuit against the U.S. government in what some see as an effort to force religious groups to provide abortions to illegal immigrants. The ACLU reportedly wants unaccompanied illegal immigrant children in the care of Catholic charities to have access to abortions and birth control. Show More Summary
The ACLU takes a look at pop culture's march towards marriage equality in supergay supercut.
Forty-five years ago, the ACLU filed the first freedom-to-marry lawsuit in the United States. Today, we're on the brink of the Supreme Court ruling on whether or not the right to same-sex marriage is constitutionally protected nationwide. In...Show More Summary
In 2012, voters approved spending marijuana taxes on public health. Now, Republicans and Democrats want to grab that cash for other needs. ROBERT ULLMAN Budget negotiations in the state legislature are not going well. House Democrats...Show More Summary
Clip recap: "In 1970, the ACLU filed the first freedom-to-marry lawsuit in the United States. We are now at the Supreme Court to fight to win the freedom to marry for couples in all 50 states. As we get closer than ever before to the freedom to marry for all, let’s take a walk down memory lane. Thank you to Tegan & Sara for the use of the song Closer."
A majority of millennials across the globe view positively the activity of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and believe that his revelations will help improve the protection of privacy rights, according to a poll conducted by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).
When we first undertook the project to completely redesign ACLU.org almost 2 years ago, we knew we had an enormous task ahead. The site was a circa 2008 monument to the “include as much content as possible” design aesthetic – most pages were brimming with links, sidebars, tags, related items, and a multitude of paths to more content. Show More Summary
ACLU decries it as "serious cybersecurity lapses by numerous federal agencies."
Americans will soon be able to officially find out if they’re on the terrorist “no-fly list” and might even find out why according to a Justice Department announcement. The new recourse is the result of an ACLU lawsuit in Oregon, which found the previous system violated the constitution. Show More Summary
In Louisiana, the ACLU goes over the top concerning defense of marriage.
It would be ironic if it wasn't tragic: A black man speaks out to protect the most crucial civil right Americans have – the right to life – and is sued by what is regarded as the nation's largest civil rights group, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
The Obama Administration announced on Tuesday that they will begin to tell certain people that they are on the no-fly list, and why. The ACLU, who has an on-going federal lawsuit challenging whether or not the list is constitutional, has said that the changes do not go far enough.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and the PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) Foundation have settled a lawsuit on behalf of teacher Keith Allison against... The post ACLU, PETA Foundation Settle Lawsuit Against School District’s Treatment of Teacher appeared first on PETA.
A Seattle #BlackLivesMatter protester calls for body cameras on police. Alex Garland As I reported yesterday: There's a bill on the move in the state legislature that, if passed, would make it harder for you to obtain police department body camera videos. Show More Summary