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The Flint Water Crisis Isn’t Over

As the fallout from the water crisis continues, residents of Flint don’t trust their governments, and who can blame them.

By Curt Guyette
April 25, 2018

The Trump Administration Is Trying to Forcibly Send a Detained US Citizen to Another Country

The White House believes it can sidestep Americans due process rights by simply invoking “national security.”

By Jonathan Hafetz
April 18, 2018

Waiting While Black in Philadelphia Can Get You Arrested

What happened in a Philadelphia Starbucks is another example of the indignities Black people face every day.

By Reggie Shuford
April 17, 2018

Don’t Let Congress Give Trump a Blank Check to Declare Worldwide War

Sen. Bob Corker reportedly will introduce legislation to effectively give Trump, not Congress, the ability to declare war.

By Christopher Anders
April 13, 2018

The Cloud Act Is a Dangerous Piece of Legislation

The under-the-radar bill threatens the civil liberties and human rights of global activists and US citizens alike.

By Neema Singh Guliani
March 13, 2018

The Government’s Case Against California’s ‘Sanctuary’ Policies Is on Weak Legal Ground

Under the 10th Amendment, the federal government cannot force states or localities to participate in a federal program.

By Ruthie Epstein, Jennie Pasquarella
March 12, 2018

ICE Cruelty Knows No Bounds

The ACLU has filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of asylum-seeking parents and children separated by ICE.

By Stacy Sullivan
March 9, 2018

Trump Created the DACA Immigration Crisis, and He Could Fix It Right Now

President Trump has the constitutional authority to restore DACA protections to nearly 800,000 Dreamers.

By Anthony D. Romero, Cristina Jiménez
March 7, 2018

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