A bold new out-of-home campaign for the American Civil Liberties Union in New York's Times Square and Washington, D.C., aims to remind viewers that the U.S. Constitution protects every individual's right to freedom of speech and religion--no matter what Donald Trump says. The First Amendment to that document reads, "Congress shall make no law respecting...
Via press release: NYC Pride announced today its four Grand Marshals scheduled to lead the 48th NYC Pride March on Sunday, June 25, 2017. The American Civil Liberties Union, Brooke Guinan, Krishna Stone, and Geng Le will lead this year’s critical demonstration of LGBT Pride and protest. Show More Summary
Tina Fey may very well be the funniest woman on the planet. But the beloved actress was not in a joking mood on Friday night. Speaking at the American Civil Liberties Union's Stand for Rights benefit in New York City, the former 30 Rock...Show More Summary
Jon Hamm is partnering with The American Civil Liberties Union and other stars for a fundraiser called “Stand for Rights: A Benefit for the ACLU.” The event will be filmed in New York and streamed on Facebook Live on March 31. “In these tumultuous times, we need our favorite actors, musicians, and comedians to do [...]
Activists for civil rights, reproductive rights and social justice are calling New York lawmakers to counter President Donald Trump's administration with state action. The New York Civil Liberties Union assembled … Click to Continue...
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union is launching what it bills as the first grassroots mobilization effort in its nearly 100-year history, as it seeks to harness a surge of energy among left-leaning activists since the November election of Republican Donald Trump as U.S. Show More Summary
In less than two months, a 12-year-old in New York has used her creative talent to raise more than $2,000 for the American Civil Liberties Union. Sasha Matthews started her “Everyday Superheroes” project a little more than a month ago to raise money for the ACLU. Show More Summary
This, from the ACLU, just landed in my inbox, and it’s pretty much what you’d expect: NEW YORK — American Civil Liberties Union Executive Director Anthony D. Romero issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s nomination...Show More Summary
A federal judge in Brooklyn has granted a stay halting Donald Trump’s dangerous, xenophobic immigration ban, after the American Civil Liberties Union sued on behalf of two men from Iraq who were detained at New York’s JFK Airport. The stay applies nationally. The ACLU are fucking heroes. Read more...
The American Civil Liberties Union has been fighting on behalf of the detainees who have been held at New York City's JFK Airport.
The American Civil Liberties Union said it would argue in U.S. District Court in New York at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday for a nationwide stay to block deportation of people stranded in U.S. airports because of President Donald Trump’s new immigration order. (Reporting by Roberta Rampton;...
More mourners will be allowed to visit the mass graves on Hart Island, the burial site for New York City's indigent dead, according to a modified settlement between the New York Civil Liberties Union and the city. The Department of Correction,...Show More Summary
Black students at New York City's public schools are arrested at a rate 10 times higher than their white peers, according to a new report on school discipline from the New York Civil Liberties Union. [ more › ]
Suspensions dropped in city schools by nearly 16% in the 2015-16 year, according to a data analysis the New York Civil Liberties Union.
NEW YORK (AP) — In the week since Donald Trump's election, there's been a dramatic surge in donations to the American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood, the Sierra Club and other progressive organizations which have pledged to...Show More Summary
NEW YORK ? The American Civil Liberties Union has raised a record amount in donations since Donald Trump was elected to become the next president. The organization announced Monday that in the past week it has received more than $7.2...Show More Summary
The New York Civil liberties Union, the state's ACLU affiliate, has sent New York Governor Cuomo a letter in support of Knife Rights' Gravity Knife and Switchblade Reform Bill, S6483-A/A9042-A. This post NY Civil Liberties Union Sends Letter to NY Governor in Support of Gravity Knife Bill appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The first half of the year saw 7,636 stops, the lowest number since reporting began, according to the New York Civil Liberties Union.
Silive.com reports that the the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) is raising concerns about the plans to convert to cashless tolling at all MTA tunnels and bridges, which will include facial recognition technology. “The NYCLU scoffed...Show More Summary
According to the New York Civil Liberties Union, the policy is sexist, ageist, and probably illegal.