We are witnessing a moment of national attention on policing, from discussions about racial profiling, over-reliance on police to solve social, educational, and public health issues, and widespread examples of excessive uses of force.
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The Chippewa Valley ACLU Chapter supports educational freedom in controversy over book and in-class discussion of Islam. There is a public forum discussing this issue at 7:00pm at Menomonie High School, on Monday, May 15, 2017.
The ACLU of Wisconsin urges Prairie du Sac parents concerned about censorship and free expression to attend tonight’s school board meeting, or to express their support for the district’s parent-teacher review panel. The panel was formed in response to a controversy over the book, “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian,” by Sherman Alexie, and they recommended keeping it in the school curriculum.
The American Civil Liberties Union and ACLU of Wisconsin issued a nationwide travel alert today informing anyone planning to travel to Texas in the near future to anticipate the possible violation of their constitutional rights when stopped by law enforcement.
With the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court today, do you wonder, “What does this mean for resistance to threats to civil rights and liberties? What can we do?”