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'Alarm Bells Are Ringing Loudly': Supreme Court Takes Up Case That Could Reverse Roe v. Wade

"Let's be explicit: Anti-abortion extremists made it clear that this was the goal all along. It's why they couldn't wait to rush Amy Coney Barrett onto the Supreme Court before the November election."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Families of Victims and 270+ Groups Call for UN Inquiry Into US Police Violence and Systemic Racism

"It's past time for our nation to tackle racial inequity, injustice, and discrimination that permeates American life and institutions."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


With Just a Few Migrant Families to Reunite, ACLU Calls for Citizenship and No Future Separations

"We are happy that the first four families will be reunified this week, but this is only the beginning of a very long process involving more than 5,500 children."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


End 'Forever Wars,' Biden Told as White House Releases Document on Trump's Secret Lethal Force Rules

"Not surprising but no less repugnant: Trump stripped down already minimal safeguards from U.S. targeted killings."

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·


DeSantis Says 'Of Course' He Will Sign Into Law Florida GOP's Massive Attack on Voting Rights

"Simply put, S.B. 90 is undemocratic to its core," said the ACLU of Florida.

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


ACLU Urges Biden to Shut Down Detention Facilities 'Used to Abuse and Traumatize Immigrants'

"It's time to end our nation's newest system of mass incarceration of Black and Brown people."

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·


'Stop This Bill': GOP-Led Florida Senate Sparks Alarm With Attack on Voting Rights

"We call on all legislators to break down—not erect—barriers to Floridians' fundamental right to vote."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Voting Rights Advocates Applaud Passage of NY Bill to Stop Disenfranchisement of Parolees

"By passing this bill, the state Assembly has sent a clear message: If you live in the community, you should be able to vote."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Chauvin Guilty on All Counts, Including Murder of George Floyd

One racial justice advocate said that there are "no victories today," for "justice would mean George Floyd is still with us."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


DeSantis Signs 'Outrageous and Blatantly Unconstitutional' Anti-Protest Bill Into Law

"Every single Floridian should be outraged by this blatant attempt to erode our First Amendment right to peacefully assemble."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·