The Gamut

All of the ACLU blogs in one place

New Hampshire Is Trying to Stop College Students From Registering to Vote

Voting is my right. I shouldn’t have to jump through hoops to exercise it.

By Maggie Flaherty
February 14, 2019

Trump Administration Is Illegally Forcing Asylum Seekers Out of the United States

The administration is once again breaking the law in order to shut the door on immigrants.

By Michael Tan, Julie Veroff
February 14, 2019

Border Patrol Detained Me for Speaking Spanish in Montana. Then My Town Turned Against Me.

Customs and Border Protection violated our rights as U.S. citizens just for speaking Spanish in a grocery store.

By Ana Suda
February 14, 2019

U.S. Border Patrol Detained U.S. Citizens for Speaking Spanish in Montana

Illegal arrests and seizures reflect an out-of-control agency emboldened by Trump’s anti-immigrant agenda.

By Cody Wofsy, Caitlin Borgmann
February 14, 2019

Betsy DeVos Is Pushing a Terrible Double Standard on College Campuses

The education secretary's proposed rules on treatment of sexual harassment and assault claims in school settings discriminate on the basis of sex.

By David Cole, Louise Melling
February 13, 2019

New Hampshire Law Illegally Targets Young Voters Ahead of 2020 Primary

The state wants students to face criminal penalties if they don’t pay to change their out-of-state licenses after voting.

By Julie Ebenstein
February 13, 2019

Voters Can’t Elect the Right Prosecutors if These Elected Officials’ Records Aren’t Made Public

Prosecutor’s offices are “black boxes,” but the ACLU has legislation to change that in all 50 states.

By Nicole Zayas Fortier
February 13, 2019

‘Policing For Profit’ Is Alive and Well in South Carolina

An investigative series finds that police have amassed millions through civil asset forfeiture, mostly affecting the poor and people of color.

By Emma Andersson, Susan Dunn
February 12, 2019

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