Apple's Security Expert Joined the ACLU to Tackle 'Authoritarian Fever'
Apple security expert Jon Callas, who helped build protection for billions of computers and smartphones against criminal hackers and government surveillance, is now taking on government and corporate spying in the policy realm.
Facing Tomorrow's High-Tech School Surveillance
Installed in the wake of recent high-profile mass shootings, controversial facial recognition systems that scan students’ faces could be the not-too-distant future for schools across America and beyond.
Nearly $1 Million Awarded to Trans Women Denied Surgical Care
Alina Boyden and Shannon Andrews of Wisconsin have just won an important battle in the fight for transgender health care protections.
Brett Kavanaugh Is a Threat to Disabled People’s Rights
Kavanaugh’s record suggests he doesn’t recognize the inherent humanity and value of the disability community at large.
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Trans Woman Says CVS Refused to Fill Her Hormone Prescription
Hilde Hall tells the ACLU she left an Arizona CVS near tears after the pharmacist on duty "humiliated" her.
Iowa Supreme Court Strikes Down 72-Hour Abortion Waiting Period
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland and the ACLU won their suit to overturn unconstitutional restrictions on abortion rights in the state.
Washington's Newly Signed Voting Rights Act Empowers Communities of Color
The state admitted to weakening Latino votes based on racist practices. Now, it's committed to change.
ACLU: To Protect Democracy, Cities Should Build Their Own ISPs
In a report sent to more than 100 mayors in 30 states who had expressed support for net neutrality, the American Civil Liberties Union recommends a move to municipally-owned broadband.
Three People-Powered Advocacy Campaigns to Watch in 2018
These campaigns are using our moment of upheaval to mobilize people to protect birth control, voting rights and against economic inequality this year and beyond.
Trump's First State of the Union Presented An Exclusionary Vision of America
From birth control, to DACA, to a passive aggressive comment aimed at firing Robert Mueller, Trump employed campaign rhetoric to remain divisive.
Take Action on the Anniversary of Trump's Muslim Travel Ban
The fight to protect the rights of immigrants and refugees continues one year after the president's infamous executive order banning citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries.
How Voter Roll Purges Strip Eligible Voters Of Their Rights Across The Country
Thousands of eligible voters in places like Indiana, Ohio and more are mistakenly denied the right to vote due to these practices